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Past Events Results

 

COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
Saturday, September 20, 2014 9 a.m. - Noon

Site Name
Number of People Distance Cleaned
(Miles)
Weight of Trash Collected Weight of Recyclables Collected
SITE # 1: East Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek @ Woodland and Manhatan
37 1.00 217 352
SITE # 2: Palo Alto - Matadero Creek @ East Bayshore
19 2.00 100 30
SITE # 3: Palo Alto - Adobe Creek @ East Bayshore
12 .50 60 40
SITE # 4: Los Altos - Permanente Creek Heritage Oak Park to Diversion Channel
35 1.00 146 106
SITE # 5: Mountain View - Stevens Creek @ Central Avenue
20 1.25 180 NA
SITE # 6: Sunnyvale - Guadalupe Slough and Sunnyvale West Channel @ Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant
68 3.00 2,200 90
SITE # 7: Sunnyvale - Sunnyvale West Channel @ Mathlilda to Caribbean
Site cancelled    
SITE # 8: Cupertino – Calabazas and Regnart creeks @ Bollinger and Blaney
54 1.50 286 272
SITE # 9: Santa Clara- San Tomas Creek @ Mission College Blvd. north towards Tasman
10 .80 25 1
SITE # 10: Santa Clara- Calabazas Creek @ Mission College Blvd to Hetch Hetchy footbridge
7 1.20 150 40
SITE # 11: Santa Clara– Saratoga Creek @ Benton to Bowe
90 2.00 1,200 450
SITE # 12: Santa Clara- Saratoga Creek @ Bowe to El Camino Real
9 0.75 65 1
SITE # 13: Milpitas - Berryessa Creek @ Tularcitos Creek to Milpitas Blvd
33 0.08 160 NA
SITE # 14: Milpitas - Tularcitos Creek @ confluence of Berryessa Creek to 1/2 mile north
34 0.07 280 NA
SITE # 15: Milpitas - Coyote Creek @ trail head at Ranch Road
43 0.34 1,120 NA
SITE # 16: San Jose- New Chicago March @ Grand Blvd. to end of Spreckles Ave.
12 0.75 555 25
SITE # 17: San Jose- San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Williams Road to Hamilton Ave.
12

1.00

250 120
SITE # 18: San Jose- Guadalupe River @ Highway 880 to Coleman
23 0.50 550 NA
SITE # 19: San Jose- Guadalupe River @ West St. John Street
25 0.25 1,000 1,000
SITE # 20: San Jose- Guadalupe River @ Park Avenue to Grant
33 2.00 1,950 NA
SITE # 21: San Jose- Guadalupe River @ Grant to Edwards
19 0.50 450 50
SITE # 22: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek @ San Fernando to Park Avenue
10 0.11 500 NA
SITE # 23: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek @ Auzerais Avenue to Coe/Lonus Avenues.
29 0.11 2,300 NA
Site # 24: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek @ Leigh Avenue
26 0.17 700 NA
SITE # 25: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek @ Bascom Avenue to Campbell Avenue
32 0.17 750 NA
SITE # 26: San Jose - Lower Silver Creek @ San Antonio Road to Capital Expwy
18 1.00 1,050 NA
SITE # 27: San Jose - Upper Penitencia Creek @ Capitol Avenue to White Road
50 2.50 125 35
SITE # 28: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Watson Park
30 0.25 500 200
SITE # 29: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Santa Clara to William streets
29 0.60 550 NA
SITE # 30: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Olinder Park to Highway 280
16 0.17 2,810 NA
SITE # 31: San Jose - Coyote Creek @ Roberts to Phelan Road
27 0.50 1,700 NA
SITE # 32: San Jose- Coyote Creek @ Tully Community Ballfields to Gassmann Drive
150 1.00 11,400 NA
SITE # 33: San Jose- Quimby Creek @ White Road to Mt. Oso Drive
110 0.75 1,650 NA
SITE # 34: San Jose- Ross Creek @ Camden Avenue to Ross Avenue
2 2.60 32 6
SITE # 35: San Jose- Los Alamitos Creek @ Bret Harte Drive
9 1.50 90 25
SITE # 36: San Jose- Coyote Creek @ Cottonwood Lake to Parkway Lake
65 2.00 3,500 500
SITE # 37: Campbell- San Tomas Aquino Creek @ Hamilton Avenue
5 1.00 60 NA
SITE # 38: Campbell- San Tomas Aquino Creek @ McCoy Avenue
15 0.50 40 15
SITE # 39: Campbell- Los Gatos Creek @ Creekside Way
17 0.09 105 8
SITE # 40: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek @ Camden Avenue to Highway 85
30 2.00 600 150
SITE # 41: Los Gatos- Los Gatos Creek@ Lark Avenue to Roberts Road
26 6.00 145 77
SITE # 42: Morgan Hill- Anderson Reservoir @ Woodchoppers picnic area to bridge 12 1.00 100 5
SITE # 43: Morgan Hill- West Little Llagas Creek @ Watsonville Road 5 1.50 200 25
SITE # 44: Morgan Hill- West Little Llagas Creek and Edmundson Creek @ Edmundson to Spring 40 1.00 508 129
SITE # 45: Morgan Hill- Chesbro Reservoir 29 1.00 600 60
SITE # 46: Gilroy- West Uvas Creek @ Luchessa Avenue to Santa Teresa Blvd. 106 2.50 2,400 100
SITE # 47: Gilroy- Coyote Reservoir @ launch ramp to dam 34 2.50 150 50
SITE # 48: East Palo Alto- San Francisquito Creek @ Alma Street to Middlefield 44 1.00 2,000 900
SITE # 49: San Jose- Calero Reservoir @ Saddle Dam shoreline to east of launch ramp lot 18 1.00 520 10
SITE # 50: San Jose- Guadalupe River @ Wellington Square to Capitol Expressway 36 0.34 3,000 NA
TOTALS:
1,654 55.35 49,029 4,872

Strange and unusual items found include:

Slot machine, bowling pin, camera lens, big storage bins, freezer pack, animal skull, coconuts, princess chair, wagon, fluorescent tubes, couch, fireworks remnants, dog kennel, baseball bat, chairs, set of drawers, PVC piping, tires, couch cushion, large wood planks, wig, scooter, one and a half tricycles, tool boxes, suit cases, jail inmate’s ID badge, horse saddle, wheel, wood stairway, bed headboard, transmission, toy horse, new microwave in box, dismantled playground structure, cabinet, TV, Big Wheel, rebar, Adirondack Chair, rope hammock, treasure chest, tree trimmer, sheet of plexi-glass, lawn mower, patio sun umbrella, padlock, plastic and ceramic flower pots, disco ball, broom, bicycle chain, cell phone, oil filter, carpet, clothing, golf club, old sock with $3.85 in it, turkey roaster, bowling ball, drill bit set, bed post, brake shoes, set of car keys, tongs, small guitar, sailor’s captain’s hat

 

     


 

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