Thank you for being a part of the state's largest annual volunteer event – California Coastal Cleanup Day! Go ahead and save the date for the next one, September 15, 2018. We will be posting updates to the totals and making plans for next year. To add a cleanup site please reach out to us or your county coordinator to find more information on organizing your own cleanup or volunteering at an existing one.
On the third Saturday in September California cleans up!
California Coastal Cleanup Day welcomes more than 60,000 volunteers who will pick up hundreds of thousands of pounds of trash and recyclables from beaches, lakes, and waterways each year. It brings awareness to the marine litter problem and provides a community event for direct involvement. Help us by joining in the fight to preserve wildlife by taking trash out of the environment. Volunteer alongside your families, friends, coworkers, scout troops, school groups, and service clubs. If you're not sure how to get started please let us know. Plan to spend a day outside connecting with your community to celebrate California!
The event is part of the International Coastal Cleanup, organized by the Ocean Conservancy. California Coastal Cleanup Day is the largest volunteer event in the US and International Coastal Cleanup Day is the largest volunteer event on the planet!