SAVE THE DATE: Great Islands Clean Up Spring 2019

Great Islands Clean Up 2018

Saturday, April 20, 2019 will be our next Great Islands Clean Up event from 10am to 2pm. Be sure to SAVE THE DATE! We’ll have more information as we get closer to the date but we’d love to beat all the numbers from the last event.

Here were the numbers from the Sept. 29, 2018 event:

139+ volunteers  covered

59.25 miles of road, 11.5 miles of beach,

Collected over 1,800 pounds of litter on Lopez, San Juan, and Orcas Island.

Lopez Island

  • 55 volunteers
  • 519 pounds of litter (with 109 pounds diverted to recycling)
  • 18 miles of roads
  • 6.5 miles of beach

Orcas Island

  • 54 volunteers
  • 925 pounds of litter
  • 16.25 miles of roads (both sides)
  • 2 miles of beach

San Juan Island

  • ~30 volunteers
  • 360 pounds of litter (including a rubber snake)
  • ~25 miles of roads
  • ~3 miles of beach