September 17, 2016

9 am-noon

Audience: Groups, Adults, High School Students, Middle School Students, Families, Seniors, Educators, Volunteers, Elementary School Students

Location: Marin County, San Francisco, San Mateo County

Event Type: Volunteer

Let's make trash extinct! Pitch in for California Coastal Cleanup Day and lend a hand throughout the Golden Gate National Parks and beyond! Cleanup and restoration activities will be happening in San Francisco, Marin, and Pacifica. Together we can keep our parks, neighborhoods, and shorelines clean, safe, and healthy for everyone.

HOW TO GET STARTED

1. Choose a Site and Register. Volunteers of all ages are welcome.

  • Individuals, families, and small groups: register online below.
  • Groups of 20 or more volunteers: please call (415) 561-3077 or email volunteer@parksconservancy.org to register.

 2. Cleanup Sites: View map or choose by location below.

 3. On Saturday, 9/17 at 9 am, arrive at the cleanup site with:

  • Youth Volunteers (18 and under) - Bring a parent signed waiver: English waiver (PDF) | Spanish waiver (PDF).
  • Proper clothingclosed-toe shoes (no sandals), sunscreen, hat, and layers.
  • Your own reusable supplies! Limit waste by bringing your own bag or bucket, gloves, and water bottle if you have them. CONSERVE–BYO this year!

 4. Learn more about Coastal Cleanup Day.


 SAN FRANCISCO—EAST  

We need more people here! Nearly 80% of the trash we collect in San Francisco comes from the East side. Contact: Aquarium of the Bay, (415) 262-4725.

  • Candlestick Point/Yosemite Slough NorthRegister >> More help needed here! 
    Site Captain: Literacy for Environmental Justice
  • Candlestick Point/Yosemite Slough South and Boat RampRegister >>
    Site Captain: Literacy for Environmental Justice
  • Candlestick Point/JackrabbitRegister >>
    Site Captain: Literacy for Environmental Justice
  • Candlestick Point/Last PortRegister >>
    Site Captain: Literacy for Environmental Justice
  • Candlestick Point/Executive ParkFULL
    Site Captain: The Fairmont Hotel
  • Heron’s Head ParkRegister >>
    Site Captain: SF Rec & Park - Greenagers
  • India Basin Open SpaceRegister >>
    Site Captain: San Francisco Baykeeper
  • Islais Creek ParkRegister >>
    Site Captain: Kayaks Unlimited and Stuart Hall High School, Schools of the Sacred Heart
  • Pier 94Register >>
    Site Captain: Golden Gate Audubon Society
  • Warm Water CoveRegister >>
    Site Captain: Forest City

 
 SAN FRANCISCO—WEST

Contact: Golden Gate National Parks, (415) 561-3077 or volunteer@parksconservancy.org.

  • Aquatic Park/Fisherman’s Wharf—Register >>
    Site Captain: Aquarium of the Bay, SF Maritime NHP
  • Crissy FieldRegister >>
    Site Captain: National Park Service (NPS), Parks Conservancy, Presidio Trust
  • Baker BeachRegister >>
    Site Captain: Boy Scout Troop 484, NPS
  • East Beach and Crissy MarshRegister >>
    Site Captain: Boy Scout Troop 484, NPS
  • Lands End Register >>
    Site Captain: Parks Conservancy
  • Ocean Beach/Balboa & Sutro Heights ParkFULL
    Site Captain: San Francisco JROTC
  • Ocean Beach/Fulton and Golden Gate ParkRegister >>
    Site Captain: CA Coastal Commission, NPS, Parks Conservancy, REI, San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
  • Ocean Beach/JudahRegister >>
    Site Captain: OceanHealth.org
  • Ocean Beach/NoriegaRegister >>
    Site Captain: Surfrider Foundation, San Francisco Chapter, WavesNotPlastic.org
  • Ocean Beach/Sloat - Register >>
    Site Captain: Surfrider Foundation, San Francisco Chapter, WavesNotPlastic.org
  • Ocean Beach/Fort FunstonRegister >> More help needed here! 
    Site Captain: UC Davis SF Alumni Chapter, NPS, Parks Conservancy
  • San Francisco Marina Small Yacht Harbor & Marina GreenRegister >>
    Site Captain: San Francisco Recreation and Park Department

SPONSORS

Thank you to our state-wide hosts and sponsors!
California Coastal Commission, California State Parks Foundation, Crystal Geyser Natural Alpine Spring Water, NOAA, CalOES, Rubio’s, Oracle, Protect Our Coast and Oceans Fund, Whale Tail License Plate Fund, Ocean Conservancy, and Union Bank

Special Thanks to Recology for their continued partnership to help reduce waste and improve our recycling efforts in San Francisco!

Thank you to our local sponsors and site captains!
Bay Model, Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, National Park Service, Pacifica Beach Coalition, Aquarium of the Bay, and The Presidio Trust, Marin County Board of Supervisors and SF Department of the Environment

The Golden Gate National Parks Volunteer Program is a cooperative parkwide effort of the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, the National Park Service, and the Presidio Trust. 



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