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Designed to stop trash from reaching the lake by intercepting it along the streams that supply the lake.

Requirements for Participation

This program operates like our Adopt-A-Shoreline Program with the exception that two rather than three cleanups are required per year.

  • Leader must be at least 18 years old

  • Three year commitment

  • Four to ten members (exceptions on case by case basis for larger groups)

  • Two cleanups per year, preferably in early spring, mid-summer and early fall.  School groups can choose a schedule to fit the academic year.

  • Completion of Agreement Form

  • Proper clothing - closed toe shoes and gloves required; long pants, long sleeve shirt and hat strongly recommended

  • Trash bags brought a nearby Chatham County Collection Center or if not convenient, can be left at location designated by CJL for later pick up

  • Report to Clean Jordan Lake with number of trash bags collected, number of volunteers and any interesting items of trash

3 Groups are currently participating

Meadowmount Friends of Little Creek – Little Creek
Buckingham HOA – Apex’s Beaver Creek Greenway
Highfill Infrastructure Engineering – White Oak Creek at Rt. 751


The sections of shoreline and feeder stream adopted are shown as yellow thumbtacks below. And those still available are shown as other icons on this map (click on box outline at top left to view names of adopting group at each site). Groups wishing to adopt may also suggest other site locations in their request. You can click below to begin the adoption process.