Save the Illinois River, Inc.
24369 E 757 Rd.
Tahlequah, OK 74464-1949
(918) 284-9440

Tenkiller Lake Clean Up A Success

Save the Illinois River, Inc | Environment | January 16, 2019

Tidy Up Tenkiller, a shoreline clean up project August 15-17, was a success.  Save the Illinois River (STIR) was a major sponsor of the clean up.

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STIR members Ed Fite, left, Gary Vandenbos and Barb Daily loaded a pontoon boat with large chunks of Styrofoam scattered by a tornado and floods.  Sixshooter Resort donated boats for the project.  Barb is STIR Vice President.

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Enjoying the daily hotdog cookout were, left to right; Michael Toyne, Genny Maiden, Denise Deason-Toyne and Gena McPhail.  Maiden and McPhail chaired the clean up.  Denise is President of STIR.

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Volunteers examine bits of plastic litter found in one small area of Tenkiller Lake shoreline.  Left to right are; Genny Maiden, Yogi Cole, E.O. Smith, Gena McPhail, Arielle Barnett and Norma Boren.