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COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
Saturday, September 17, 2016 9 a.m. - Noon

Site Name
Number of People Distance Cleaned
(Miles)
Weight of Trash Collected Weight of Recyclables Collected
SITE # 1: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek
53 0.5 1000 0
SITE # 2: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek
65 3 300 20
SITE # 3: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek
20 0.5 295 101
SITE # 4: Cupertino - Calabazas Creek
70 2 110 020
SITE # 5: Gilroy - Coyote Reservoir
27 1.25 660 75
SITE # 6: Gilroy - Uvas Creek
85 4.2 2555 0
SITE # 7: Los Altos - Permanente Creek
30 0.5 66.4 7.7
SITE # 8: Milpitas - Calera Creek
n/a n/a n/a n/a
SITE # 9: Milpitas - Sandy Wool Lake
10 1.2 16 64
SITE # 10: Milpitas - Coyote Creek
31 3 100 10
SITE # 11: Milpitas Berryessa & Tulacitos
38 3 153 10
SITE # 12: Morgan Hill - West Little Llagas Creek
51 2 167 93
SITE # 13: Mountain View - Stevens Creek
35 1.4 910 150
SITE # 14: Mountain View - Mountain View Slough
19 1.5 170 25
SITE # 15: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek
114 2 3200 936
SITE # 16: Palo Alto - Adobe Creek
19 1.5 170 25
SITE # 17: Palo Alto - Matadero Creek
14

1.5

150 5
SITE # 18: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek
29 0.5 2500 0
SITE # 19: San Jose - Guadalupe River
28 0.5 4500 0
SITE # 20: San Jose - Guadalupe River
n/a n/a n/a n/a
SITE # 21: San Jose - Coyote Creek
121 0.4 6000 1000
SITE # 22: San Jose - Guadalupe River/Trail
65 1 350 40
SITE # 23: San Jose - Alamitos Recharge Pond
26 0.5 225 50
Site # 24: San Jose - Guadalupe River
30 0.5 300 30
SITE # 25: San Jose - Lake Cunningham Park
29 0.5 500 300
SITE # 26: San Jose - Guadalupe River
52 2 1500 0
SITE # 27: San Jose - Guadalupe River
40 2 2000 500
SITE # 28: San Jose - Coyote Creek
6 1.25 220 160
SITE # 29: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek
42 1 600 25
SITE # 30: San Jose - Guadalupe River
n/a n/a n/a n/a
SITE # 31: San Jose - San Tomas
26 0.5 55 15
SITE # 32: San Jose- Ross Creek
8 2.8 75 10
SITE # 33: San Jose- Coyote Creek
16 0.5 1500 500
SITE # 34: San Jose- Upper Penetencia Creek
50 1 450 650
SITE # 35: Santa Clara - Guadalupe River
20 2 300 0
SITE # 36: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek
12 1.25 305 5
SITE # 37: Sunnyvale - Calabazas Creek
10 1 45 0
SITE # 38: Sunnyvale - Sunnyvale West Channel
57 2.5 1630 0
SITE # 39: Sunnyvale - Sunnyvale West Channel
n/a n/a n/a n/a
SITE # 40: Saratoga - Saratoga Creek
16 2 40 20
SITE # 41: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek
114 2 3200 936
SITE # 42: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek 49 3 800
350
SITE # 43: San Jose - Coyote Creek 56 1 11250 0
TOTALS:
1883 60.75 55,010* 6,442.7

*Includes recyclables

Strange and unusual items found include:

DVD of Jersey Shore: Season 1, hub cap, carpet padding, books, large knife, shopping carts, bike frames, marijuana baggie, suitcase, half a laptop, bucket with dry cement, weapon prop, milk crate, irrigation timers, wood, tires, picture frame, mattresses, 3 vacuums, 60 whiskey bottles, marbles, porcelain toilet tank, pressure cooker, van seat, bowling ball, wood pallet, rug, wedding cake topper, shovel, propane tank, homemade PVC rocket, Chinese lanterns, baby stroller, rat traps, floppy disks, lawn chairs, soccer balls, rosary, dolly, shotgun shell (live), garbage can lids, trays, bag of new hypodermic needles, flood light, tennis balls, jewelry box, mustache tape, and a heart shaped stuffed animal.

 

   


 

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