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Operation Green Team: Keeping Huntsville Beautiful

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Operation Green Team has been keeping Huntsville clean and green since 1977 and is a Keep America Beautiful affiliate. Last year more than 50,000 people volunteered with Operation Green Team to keep Huntsville clean green and beautiful. 

Primary goals of OGT are: Prevent littering, increase awareness of ways to reduce waste and recycle, beautification/greening.  

Hays Nature Preserve and Goldsmith-Schiffman Wildlife Sanctuary are both part of Operation Green Team. 

Join Operation Green Team on Facebook to see upcoming events during the year; including Earth Day at Hays on April 20, Yoga by the River on Saturdays in May and October,

Play Days at Hays in June and July, National Planting Day events, KAB Great American Cleanup, and many volunteer opportunities including Adopt-a-Mile sponsors.

The Next event is the Terrame New Year’s Eve Event in Big Spring Park which benefits Operation Green Team and the playground at Hays Nature Preserve.