Book Your Stay
Reservation Hotline (800) 235-6184
Loading Events

< Back to All Events

  • This event has passed.

6th Annual Copper Canyon Underwater Cleanup

May 31, 2016 @ 6:00 am - 12:00 pm

Copper Canyon, AZ
Admission Price: Free
  • copper canyon

It’s a group effort to keep our lake clean, and once a year diversconverge on Copper Canyon to clean up the bottom of the Cove to help keep the lake clean and our fish and other aquatic life happy and healthy.

2015’s cleanup brought 27 volunteers and netted nine 55 gallon trash bags worth of bottles and cans. Most interesting finds for last year’s cleanup: iPhone 6, a window, rubberized floor mat, an air mattress pump,
sunglasses and many left or right shoes.

2016’s cleanup brought 24 volunteers and netted twenty 45 gallon trash bags worth of bottles and cans. Most notable items included sunglasses, anchors, boat parts, a hat, shoes, and a boat battery.

  • Briefing Tuesday  6:15am @ Lake Havasu Marina.
  • Pre sign-up required. Releases and C card required.
  • Clean up in Copper Canyon is from 7am-11am.
  • Sponsored BBQ afterwards at Partners Point.
  • Bring: Dive Gear, Gloves, Catch Bag and 2 Cylinders.

Boat operators please contact Kathy Weydig regarding boat slips and launching at marina. Copper Canyon will be CLOSED to other boaters and divers at that time. YOU MUST sign up for this fun activity.

Note: The dive shop is CLOSED on SUNDAY/MONDAY so get in by Saturday 3pm for fills. Any questions please contact Kathy Weydig or Joel Silverstein.  To read an article from 2013’s dive, click here. Event dates and times are subject to change. Please contact event coordinator to verify information.

Details

Date:
May 31, 2016
Time:
6:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizers

Joel Silverstein
Kathy Weydig

Venue

Copper Canyon
AZ+ Google Map