Nature has been recycling from the beginning of time -- our natural environment recycles plants, trees, animals, insects, and soils. Obed Wild & Scenic River mimics the example of nature in our recycling efforts -- recognizing that the waste generated by a quarter million annual visitors needs to be dealt with responsibly.
Recycling at Obed
The Example of Nature
Why Does Obed Recycle?
There a many reasons to recycle, but the short list includes:
In 2015, Obed WSR kept 58 percent of its trash out of the landfill, which is well above the goal of 50 percent set by the National Park Service.
Selected Recycling Data for Obed Wild & Scenic River (2015)
Last updated: February 10, 2016