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Litter Cleanup

Age Minimum (with Adult): 1+, Minimum Age:13+

Gold Beach Cleanup


Join SOLVE at the Gold Beach Visitor Center from 10 AM – 1 PM for the annual spring Gold Beach cleanup! Community members and volunteers can stop by anytime during this timeframe to pick up a bag and clean up the beach. Whether you clean for 10 minutes or three hours, you'll be making a huge difference for our beaches!
This event is part of the annual Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup, presented by AAA Oregon, a statewide effort to keep our beaches free of harmful litter.
Help us protect marine life and maintain the beauty of our coast. Be prepared by dressing for any weather and wear sturdy shoes. SOLVE will provide bags and gloves. However, you are encouraged to bring your own reusable bucket/bag, gloves, and water bottle to help reduce plastic waste. Don’t forget about the small stuff! The most commonly found items of trash found on Oregon beaches are tiny bits of plastic and cigarette butts, which can be harmful to shore birds and marine life. Bring an old colander to sift the sand for these items. This beach cleanup is family-friendly, and volunteers of all ages will find the event fun and rewarding.
Remember our ocean shores can be dangerous. Avoid logs in the water. Keep your distance from marine mammals, and never turn your back on the ocean! Please keep dogs on a leash and steer clear of roped off  Snowy Plover nesting areas. If you find any hazardous material, please alert your Beach Captain. And remember, it’s more fun to work as part of a team. Bring a buddy, stay safe and have fun!
Hauling, disposal and recycling services donated by Curry Transfer and Recycling.
Are you a AAA member? Click here to see a list of businesses in the area offering discounts to SOLVE volunteers. Make sure to show your AAA card and mention that you participated in the SOLVE beach cleanup!
Meet at the Gold Beach Visitor Center.
From Hwy 101, turn west onto Shirley Lane (Right if you are coming from the North). The Visitor Center will be on the right. Park at the Gold Beach Visitor Center and check-in. After checking in and/or registering, volunteers can clean the beach next to the Visitor Center, up Pistol River, Meyers Creek, Kissing Rock-Hunter Creek or the South Jetty of Gold Beach.
Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/hMCRTFZFu6p

 

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2000 SW 1st Ave
Suite 400
Portland, OR 97201
503.844.9571
Tax Id #93-0579286
 
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