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COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
Saturday, September 25, 2010 - 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
21 0.25 128 15
SITE #2: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek @ Middlefield Rd.
85 1.63 1,650

43

SITE #3: Palo Alto - Matadero Creek @ E. Bayshore Rd.
29 2 500 N/A
SITE #4: Palo Alto - Adobe Creek @ U.S. 101
22 1.5 125 445
SITE #5: Mountain View - Stevens Creek @ Central Ave.
35 1.5 350 150
SITE #6: Mountain View - Stevens Creek @ El Camino Real
35 2 660 40
SITE #7: Alviso - New Chicago Marsh
13 1 900 N/A
SITE #8: Sunnyvale - Guadalupe Slough @ Carl Rd.
26 1.5 320 90
SITE #9: Stevens Creek Reservoir
60 5 675 405
SITE #10: Calabazas Creek @ Creekside Park
97 3 320 260
SITE #11: Cupertino - Regnart Creek @ Creekside Park
Included With Site #10  
SITE #12: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek @ Keily Blvd.
57 3 400 80
SITE # 13: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek @ Benton
37 0.25 420 60
SITE #14: Santa Clara - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Monroe
Site cancelled due to creek construction
SITE #15: Santa Clara - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Agnew Rd.
4 0.34 8 2
SITE #16: Santa Clara - Calabazas Creek @ Mission College Blvd.
5 0.17 28 2
SITE #17: San Jose - San Guadalupe River @ Montague
2 0.34 25 4
SITE #18: San Jose - Guadalupe River (West Bank) @ Airport Parkway
57 1.5 3,200 N/A
SITE #19: San Jose - Guadalupe River(East Bank) @ Airport Parkway
56 0.75 3,500 50
SITE #20: San Jose - San Tomas Creek @ Williams Rd.
10 1.5 600 10
SITE #21: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ Coleman Ave.
45 1.5 1,800 600
SITE #22: San Jose - Upper Penitencia Creek @ Capital Ave.
60 3 400 200
SITE #23: San Jose - Upper Penitencia Creek @ N. Jackson Ave.
19 0.75 384 96
SITE #24: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Santa Clara St.
13 0.75 450 150
SITE #25: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Happy Hollow Park
29 0.19 2,000 600
SITE #26: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ Park Ave.
78 4 1,260 N/A
SITE #27: San Jose - Calero Creek @ Harry Rd.
14 2 120 60
SITE # 28: San Jose - Thompson Creek @ Aborn Rd. 9 0.19 200 500
SITE #29: San Jose - Los Alamitos Creek, Aldmaden Reservoir, Guadalupe Creek 350 8.5 1,200 3,000
SITE # 30: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Cottonwood Lake in Hellyer Park 104 5 1,710 60
SITE #31: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ W. Santa Clara St. 25 1 65 20
SITE #32: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek @ Creekside Way 13 0.08 400 N/A
SITE #33: Campbell - San Tomas Creek @ Hamilton Ave. 10 0.5 200 5
SITE #34: Los Gatos - Los Gatos Creek @ Campbell Ave. 163 27 750 180
SITE #35: Los Gatos - Lexington Dam Trail 9 3 200 150
SITE #36: Morgan Hill - Anderson Lake 30 0.75 450 240
SITE #37: Morgan Hill - West Little Llagas & Edmundson Creeks @ La Crosse 14 3 870 8
SITE #38: Morgan Hill - West Little Llagas Creek @ Edmundson 24 2 1,200 240
SITE #39: Morgan Hill - Uvas Reservoir 10 2 200 20
SITE #40: Morgan Hill - Coyote Creek @ Coyote Reservoir 26 0.5 200 100
SITE #41: Gilroy - Uvas Creek @ Santa Teresa Blvd. 154 2.1 1,880 45
SITE #42: Gilroy - Coyote Lake @ Dam 2 1 45 5
SITE #43: San Jose - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Silaci 32 1 50 20
TOTALS:
1,696 92.94 29,843 7,955

Strange and unusal items found include:

Hard-bound calculus books, four dead chickens in a box, spa/jacuzzi, half of a large Palo Alto sign from the Zero Waste Group, traffic barrier, large umbrella, large fresh ripe cucumber, toy sword, animal skull, roller blades, asbestos pipe, cirb with matterss, green pot scruber, shot gun shells, sports balls, car bumper, dead turtle, rubber fish, candellabra, DVD player, 8' metal pipe, car fender, arrow, car cover, ax, screen door, two chairs, clock, crack pipe, mouse trap, leftover construction equipment, graduation gown, smoke detector, X-Box game system, plastic tricycle, fire extinguisher, bible, propane bottles, cat skull, small mattress, wooden bed frame, lawn chair, TV, tricycle, Hello Kitty collectable, mattress springs, toilet, auto parts, stove, broken culvert, tires, hot wheels jeep, 1934 websters dictionary, traffic cone, VCR tapes, heroin or meth in a balloon, part of Little Tyke house, large sign weight, curtain rod, carpet, shoes, 2x4's, nails, insulations, shopping cart, 1946 adding machine, newspaper vending machine, used diapers, kids shoes, hooka, rattlesnake, and a bobble-head doll.


 

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