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Past Events Results

 

COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
Saturday, September 19, 2009 - 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Site Name
Number of People Distance Cleaned Weight of Trash Collected Weight of Recyclables Collected
SITE # 1: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek @ Alma
20 0.13 68 25
SITE #2: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek @ Middlefield Rd.
207 2.95 3050 300
SITE #3: Palo Alto - Adobe and Matadero Creeks
23 1.00 250 100
SITE #4: Palo Alto - Adobe & Barron Creek
35 0.95 400 110
SITE #5: Mountain View - Permanente Creek @ Rock St.
81 2.50 550 300
SITE #6: Mountain View - Stevens Creek @ El Camino Real
35 1.00 840 10
SITE #7: Sunnyvale - Sunnyvale West Channel
14 2.00 10 2
SITE #8: Sunnyvale - Guadalupe Slough
45 1.30 675 103
SITE #9: Milpitas - Coyote Creek @ McCarthy Blvd.
46 0.50 336 100
SITE #10: Cupertino - Stevens Creek
60 2.00 900 100
SITE #11: Cupertino - Calabazas & Regnart Creeks
104 2.50 195 80
SITE #12: Santa Clara - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Monroe St.
5 0.50 210 NA
SITE # 13: San Jose - Saratoga Creek @ Prospect Rd.
43 1.70 280 NA
SITE #14: San Jose - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Williams Rd.
9

1.50

240 140
SITE #15: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ Coleman Ave.
18 0.50 600 20
SITE #16: San Jose - Upper Penitencia Creek @ Capitol Ave.
75 0.50 500 NA
SITE #17: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ Coleman Ave.
25 1.50 900 NA
SITE #18: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Sant Clara St.
41 1.50 1454 256
SITE #19: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ San Fernando
89 1.50 4440 NA
SITE #20: San Jose - Canoas Creek @ Blossom Ave.
30 1.40 570 38
SITE #21: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Hellyer Park
160 5.00 2200 300
SITE #22: San Jose - Los Alamitos Cree
61 4.00 800 4000
SITE #23: San Jose - Calero Creek
20 2.00 200 150
SITE #24: Campbell - San Tomas Aqunio Creek @ Silacci Drive
27 0.50 50 10
SITE #25: Campbell - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Westmont High School
11 1.00 330 90
SITE #26: Los Gatos - Los Gatos Creek
48 9.00 185 50
SITE #27: Los Gatos - Vasona Lake Park
50 5.00 100 100
SITE # 28: Los Gatos - Lexington Reservoir 42 0.50 540 600
SITE #29: Morgan Hill - Coyote Creek 22 0.25 300 45
SITE # 30: Morgan Hill - Chesbro Reservoir 5 2.00 1160 350
SITE #31 - Morgan Hill - West Little Llagas Creek 35 2.00 840 120
SITE #32 - Gilroy - West Branch Llagas Creek 17 1.00 150 300
SITE #33 - Gilroy - Uvas Creek 50 2.30 160 50
SITE #34 - Sunnyvale - Stevens Creek 33 2.00 500 50
SITE #35 - Santa Clara - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Scott Blvd. 9 2.00 76 NA
TOTALS:
1486 56.68 23,173 7499

Strange and unusal items found include:

patio rocking chair, car seats, Ikea shopping cart, playschool desk & fridge, couch, bikes, basketball, rubber duck, kid's backpack with homework, arrow, electric razor, propane tank, 20' rebar, 24" TV, EPT pregnancy test, fishing pole, venitian blinds, roof shingles, home propane tank, street signs, BBQ grill, umbrella, humidifier, skiis, muffler, car transmition, fire hydrant, plastic chair, baby swimming pool, rubber snake, mattress, berry boxes, crack pipe, powerful magnet, CO2 refill canister, bikes, half a plastic race car, sandbox, cow bone, doll head, bird house, legos, stroller, tires, car batteries, toy car, tricycle, erlenmeyer flask, baby stroller, spiderman mask, phone, refleclive light, bicycle chain, large PVC pipe, ski, propane torch, Safeway shopping cart, socks, turtle shell, bowling ball, bra, car tire, hula-hoop, car fender, baby stroller, bike sprocket, 6-ft long fluorescent bulb, tires, bike, large 5-ft long pipe, snow sled, boomerang, mattress, and a 20 pound metal pipe.


 

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