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Volunteer opportunity description

28th Annual International Coastal Cleanup
New York State Beach Cleanup
September 21, 2013

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WHERE:
All beaches of New York State, including Jamaica Bay, Long Island Sound, the Hudson River, Atlantic Ocean, and the Great Lakes, Finger Lakes, and creeks and bays.

WHO:
You and thousands of other volunteers, led by Beach Captains from local environmental groups, schools,
scout leaders, corporate public service directors, divers,civic associations, faith-based groups

WHY:

  • To clean our beaches and document what litters our shores
  • To compile data to devise strategies to combat pollution
  • To increase public participation in solving the problem of pollution
  • To increase public awareness and appreciation of the coastal environment

HOW:
To organize or find a cleanup in your area, contact Natalie Grant, the NY State Beach Cleanup Coordinator at: NYSBeachCleanup@gmail.com

The American Littoral Society Northeast Chapter has coordinated the beach cleanup in New York State for the past 27 years. Last year, 5,645 volunteers cleaned and documented 62,633 pounds of debris along 244.13 miles of New York State's shoreline..

Requirements

To organize or find a cleanup in your area, contact Natalie Grant, the NY State Beach Cleanup Coordinator at: NYSBeachCleanup@gmail.com.

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers on these days:
September 21, 2013

Volunteer opportunity location(s)

Volunteer opportunity locations map

About the organization

American Littoral Society

Contact:
Natalie Grant
Beach Cleanup Coordinator
347-960-9009
Organization’s website:
http://www.littoralsociety...
Volunteer opportunity website:
http://www.littoralsociety...