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COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
Saturday, SEPT 21, 2013 - 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Site Name
Number of People Distance Cleaned
(miles)
Weight of Trash Collected (lbs) Weight of Recyclables Collected (lbs)
SITE # 1: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek: Woodland Ave to West Bayshore
33 1.25 500 210
SITE #2: Palo Alto - Matadero Creek @ E. Bayshore Rd.
30 2 130 70
SITE #3: Palo Alto - Adobe Creek @ E. Bayshore Rd. to Baylands
30 0.11 108 72
SITE #4: Los Altos - Permanente Creek near St. Francis HS
25 1 38 36
SITE #5: Moutain View - Stevens Creek @ Central Ave. to El Camino Real
29 1.50 300 125
SITE #6:Sunnyvale - Guadalupe Slough and Sunnyvale W. Channel near water pollution control plant
55 3 1,830 20
SITE #7: Cupertino - Calabazas Creek and Regnart Creek- Bollinger to Miller
67 2.25 46 58
SITE #8: Santa Clara- San Tomas Aquino Creek @Agnew Road to Scott Blvd.
8 0.75 48 1
SITE #9: Santa Clara - Calabazas Creek @ Misson College Blvd
8 1 200 5
SITE #10: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek: El Camino Real to Bowe
8 0.25 310 5
SITE #11: Milpitas - Berryessa Creek @ Tularcitos Creek
16 0.06 34 N/A
SITE #12: Milpitas - Tularcitos Creek @ Berryessa Creek
17 0.15 32 N/A
SITE #13: Milpitas - Coyote Creek trails near Highway 237
29 0.30 70 30
SITE # 14: San Jose - New Chicago Marsh @ Grand Blvd
16 0.06 240 N/A
SITE #15: San Jose- San Tomas Aquino Creek: Williams Rd to Hamilton Ave.
7

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160 113
SITE #16:San Jose - Guadalupe River: Highway 880 to Coleman
54 1.25 600 N/A
SITE #17: San Jose - Guadalupe River: Coleman to Julian
14 1 510 180
SITE #18: San Jose - Guadalupe River: W. Santa Clara to St. John
29 1 400 200
SITE #19: San Jose - Guadalupe River Park Avenue
77 1 2,250 N/A
SITE #20: San Jose - Guadalupe River: Grant to Edwards
40 0.50 320 N/A
SITE #21: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek: Bascom to Leigh Avenue
35 0.75 30 N/A
SITE #22: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek: Leigh to Meridian
57 1 1.350 30
SITE #23: San Jose - Upper Penitencia Creek: Capitol Ave to White Road
50 3 1,000 1,000
SITE #24: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Watson Park
60 0.25 1,500 N/A
SITE #25: San Jose - Coyote Creek: Phelan Road into Kelley Park
30 0.06 320 N/A
SITE #26: San Jose - Quimby Creek: White Road to Mt. Oso Drive
83 1 1,360 100
SITE #27: San Jose - Thompson Creek: Aborn Road to Everdale Drive
9 1 338 N/A
SITE #28: San Jose - Ross Creek: Camden to Ross avenues
2 2 50 N/A
SITE #29: San Jose - Guadalupe River Coleman Road 45 1.50 1,200 120
SITE #30: Campbell - San Tomas Aquino Creek at Silacci Drive 15 1 50 30
SITE #31: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek @ Creekside Way 12 0.06 275 55
SITE #32: Campbell - San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Hamilton Avenue 27 0.50 78 N/A
SITE #33: Los Gatos - Los Gatos Creek @ Highway 85 to Roberts Road 49 8 190 175
SITE #34: Morgan Hill - Anderson Reservoir 46 3 750 900
SITE #35: Morgan Hill- West Little Llagas Creek : Edmundson to Spring 47 0.50 403 377
SITE #36: Morgan Hill - West Little Llagas Creek: Edmundson to Watsonville Road 16 1 300 10
SITE #37: Gilroy - Uvas Creek @ Luchessa Ave. 89 2.10 1,610 175
SITE #38: Gilroy - Coyote Reservoir 12 0.75 40 N/A
SITE #39: San Jose - Guadalupe River @ Skyport drive 74 1 2,000 30
SITE #40: San Jose- Coyote Creek @ Cottonwood Lake 24 2 150 50
SITE #41: San Jose- Almaden Quicksilver Park 9 3.50 250 100
SITE #42: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek @ Highway 85 to Camden Ave. 13 1.50 130 170
SITE #43: Los Gatos - Lexington Reservoir 30 1 750 N/A
SITE #44: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek @ El Camino to Benton St. 80 1 800 N/A
SITE #45: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek @ Coe Avenue 18 0.06 3,000 N/A
SITE #46: Santa Clara - Los Gatos Creek: Leigh to Meridian avenues 58 0.75 8,000 N/A
TOTALS:
1,582 57.71 34,050 4,447

Strange and unusual items found include:

windsurfing board, car door, trampoline frame, paint, safe, family documents,golf club, rearview mirror, giant rubber piece, horse skull, 13' plastic tube, two seater collapsable camping chair, car fender, bra, coconut, 2 large fire extinguishers, TV, crayons, maniquin head, 36 plastic urine filled bottles, 2 5 gallon buckets of medication, 1 large box of shoes, cooking pot, utensils, clothing, water cooler, mini BBQ grill, plastic buckets, large piece of car metal, broken hydraulic jack, plastic toys, plastic bags, computer, 2 new antique dolls, dozen plastic roses, box of medicine, helium tank, radio guts, 20 gallons of broken glass, 10" knife, iron spike, dresser, parts of an engine block, correctional officers jacket and shirt, Backpack, car headlight, vacuum, tires, shopping cart, screen door, racoon skull, car bumper, part of a toilet, scissors, shin guard, chair, makeup container, perfume bottle, box spring, lap top computer, hockey mask, message in a bottle, bumper, DVD player, Christmas tree stand, social security card, red cyclinder, wooden cutting board, golf balls, toy rockets, ladder, BMX bike, tackle box, pet crate, computer monitor, hose, barbwire, cable, mattress, 4 tires, Xbox guitar, mattress, 4 shopping carts, car battery, hundreds of batteries, golf set, motorcycle helmet, walker

 


 

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