Sponsored by the American Littoral Society - Northeast Chapter
REGISTRATION FOR THE
SPRING Volunteer Opportunities
During the 2015 NYS Beach Cleanup 7,723 volunteers
in 26 counties removed 125,554 pounds of debris
along 250.21 miles of shoreline.
Below is a list of the top twelve (Dirty Dozen) items found during the
|Bottle Caps (Plastic)||28,673|
|Food Wrappers (Candy, Chips, etc.)||27,794|
|Beverage Bottle (Plastic)||15,904|
|Bottle Caps (Metal)||13,800|
|Grocery Bags (Plastic)||10,706|
|Other Plastic Bags||10,401|
In 2015, 7,723 volunteers, coordinated by the American Littoral Society, cleaned and documented 125,544 pounds of debris along 250.21 miles of New York State's shoreline.
Ocean Conservancy: Organizes/supports the state and country coordinators.
State Coordinator: Organizes the Cleanup at the state level.
Country Coordinator: Organizes the Cleanup at the country level.
Site/Beach Captain: Oversees the Cleanup at a single location/site