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Past Events Results

 

COASTAL CLEANUP DAY
Saturday, September 15, 2018 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
20 .19 243 0
SITE # 2: Cupertino - Calabazas Creek

101

.8 165 25
SITE # 3: Gilroy - Uvas Creek
114 4.2 2000 50
SITE # 4: Gilroy - County Lake County Park
23 1.5 105 90
SITE # 5: Gilroy - Uvas Creek
25 1 226 0
SITE # 6: Milpitas - Tularcitos Creek
20 .3 30 0
SITE # 7: Milpitas - Los Coches Creek
16 .3 100 0
SITE # 8: Milpitas - Coyote Creek
63 .56 175 0
SITE # 9: Morgan Hill- West Little Llagas Creek
35 1 336 275
SITE # 10: Morgan Hill - Ogier Ponds
45 4.5 630 30
SITE # 11: Mountain View Stevens Creek
43 6 800 200

SITE # 12: San Jose - Coyote Creek

22 1 1350 350
SITE # 13: San Jose - Coyote Creek
13 .5 120 0
SITE # 14: Palo Alto - San Francisquito Creek
- - - -
SITE # 15: Palo Alto - Matadero Creek
19 2 105 60
SITE # 16: Palo Alto - Adobe Creek
18 2 50 70
SITE # 17: San Jose - Coyote Creek
139 .29 13500 400
SITE # 18: San Jose - Thompson Creek
39 3.5 2750 330
SITE # 19: San Jose - San Tomas Aquino
8 2 22 7
SITE # 20: San Jose - Coyote Creek
20 2 400 200
SITE # 21: San Jose - New Chicago Marsh
64 1 253 10
SITE # 22: San Jose - Guadalupe River
16 1 600 350
SITE # 23: San Jose - Guadalupe River
21 3 510 200
Site # 24: San Jose - Guadalupe River

91

2.5 622 10
SITE # 25: San Jose - Coyote Creek (Hellyer)
75 2 450 10
SITE # 26: San Jose - Alviso Marina County Park
36 1.5 125 25
SITE # 27: San Jose - Joseph D. Grant County Park
33 1.5 300 110
SITE # 28: San Jose - Guadalupe River
40 .25 3000 1000
SITE # 29: San Jose - Ross Creek
8 2.8 200 0
SITE # 30: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek
15 1.5 500 10
SITE # 31: San Jose - Coyote Creek and Trail
20 .11

3180

0

SITE # 32: San Jose - Coyote Creek
30 .5 2000 0
SITE # 33: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek
46 .5 4500 0
SITE # 34: San Jose- Guadalupe River
72 2.5 350 0
SITE # 35: San Jose - Guadalupe River Park
35 1 250 15
SITE # 36: San Jose- Guadalupe River
- - - -
SITE # 37: San Jose - Upper Penetecia Creek
150 3 2800 3700
SITE # 38: Santa Clara - San Tomas Aquino Creek
37 1.2 345 55
SITE # 39: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek
14 .5 310 10
SITE # 40: Santa Clara - Saratoga Creek
26 2 170 0
SITE # 41: Sunnyvale - El Camino Storm Drain
96 2 881 0
SITE # 42: Sunnyvale - Guadalupe Slough 73 2.5 1383 0
SITE # 43: Morgan Hill - Uvas Reservoir County Park 10 1 450 150

SITE # 44: San Jose - Evergreen Canal

43 2 350 0

SITE # 45: San Jose - Los Gatos Creek

7 1 180 0

SITE # 46: Cupertino - Stevens Creek

23 2 250 100

SITE # 47: Campbell - Los Gatos Creek

47 2.5 1200 700
TOTALS:
1931 75.25 56,808* 8,542

*Includes recyclables

Strange and unusual items found include:

Mattress, skateboard, chairs, shopping carts, sofas, tree,tires, rugs, bicycle, Christmas tree with lights, shoes, bike frame, underpants, tennis balls, vacuum, artificial christmas tree, toy air horn, scissors, bottle rocket, prescription medications, bed frame, car parts, window blinds, tire filled with concrete, fishing poles, 5 gallon bucket of orange tang, 2 bed frames, computer parts, RoundUp container, golf club, air mattress, pair of scissors, large plastic tubes, hub cap, bag of 21 prayer candles, chunks of tar, a lot of string, electric ford bike, pipe, lawn mower blade, 6 ft metal post, wool sweater, soiled underwear, bike wheel, 30 lbs of scrap metal, framed picture of Marylin Monroe, charcoal, hula hoop, book, toilet seat, clothing, Google bike frame, stroller, old iron, iPhone, 3 pairs of shoes, jeans, bottles of lotion, face wash, bed comforter, shipping basket, 1138 cigarette butts and even a kitchen sink.

 

 

   


 

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