Clean Water Casey returns to promote Earth Day Celebration

Story and photo by Andrea Smith
Public Affairs Office

Clean Water Casey has returned  to Fort Leonard Wood, making numerous appearances in an installation tour just days before the Earth Day Fair and Celebration scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 5 at Nutter Field House.

The happy turtle, who works with Fort Leonard Wood’s Directorate of Public Works and Environmental Branch, stepped out of the Big Piney River to visit the GUIDON in hopes of spreading the word about his favorite event: Earth Day.

Casey’s mission this year is to enlighten the community on the importance of educating future generations about caring for the environment and leading by example.

“It is important to educate our children on how precious our Earth is and how we must take care of her in order to promote a healthy and happy environment…     Read More...