Author Archives: Valerie Dubois

34 Pounds of Trash and 487 Cigarette Butts Removed October 12th!

A beautiful day greeted 27 volunteers at Montara State Beach. And so did the cigarette butts: 487 cig butts were collected, in addition to 22 lbs. of trash and 7 lbs. of recyclables. Volunteers came from San Carlos, Redwood City, San Mateo, Half Moon Bay, Pacifica, and Menlo Park to comb the beach, parkings lots, and roadside. Six volunteers from […]

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Amazing 116 volunteers and 100 pounds of trash @Coastal Cleanup Day at Montara State Beach!

What a fabulous Coastal Cleanup day at Montara State Beach! The sun was shining over the 116 volunteers who came out to clean up the beach, the bluffs and the side of the road. Despite everyone reporting how clean the area is, we collected 28 pounds of recycling, 72 pounds of trash and 412 cigarette butts! We want to give […]

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A birthday party, YMSL & Apple collect 164 pounds of garbage at Pillar Point on August 25th

A big thank you to the 42 people that came out today…including a very special callout to Cathy who brought her friends to clean up the beach for her birthday! Together we collected: 144 pounds garbage 20 pounds of recycling 994 cigarette butts!!!  (we think that might be a record!) 9 straws 38 bottle caps 3 tennis balls a grill […]

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