River cleanup tackles Colorado River

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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo The 2015 Colorado River Summer Cleanup took place on Saturday with over volunteers giving there time to scour the banks of the Colorado River in search of trash, or junk.

volunteers split into three groups to maximize their range along the river, with many people bringing their own water craft.

Among their finds was an old motorcycle carelessly dumped into the river. In the 2014 river cleanup the team found a hot tub dumped into the river from the Redlands Parkway bridge.

The cleanup was organized by the Western Association To Enjoy Rivers or W.A.T.E.R

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