Austin Buoni, left, a Pine Rock Park volunteer firefighter, grabs bags full of trash collected by Shelton High students during the annual Housatonic River Cleanup on April 26. (Photos by Brad Durrell)

The students are being brought back ashore at the Sunnyside boat ramp in Shelton after picking up the garbage at selected spots along the shoreline.

Many Shelton High School students volunteered for the event, earning community service credit for their efforts.