Friday, September 16, 2011

Day 218 - Sept. 15, 2011

life guard tower 26 - Ocean Park, Santa Monica CA
trash collected for 20 minutes
1.8 pounds
820.8 pounds total

Globs of natural tar seeping up through the sandy bay bottom are washing up onto the beach in handfuls. I almost didn't see this petroleum based black plastic lid tucked in amongst the tar balls. 
Come out tomorrow and help Heal The Bay pick it all up for COASTAL CLEANUP DAY

Then join me in the afternoon for the opening of a 

- 1612 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica
refreshments from 4:30 - 7
bring a friend, grab a drink, talk to folks who care about the ocean just like you


Last night I collected less than 2 pounds. It felt more like a walk than a beach cleanup. I enjoyed the welcome change. Here's to picking up less and less and less...