Alabama Coastal Cleanup News and Events

2020 Alabama Coastal Cleanup Calendar and News

September 19-27, 2020 is National Coastweeks. Due to Hurricane Sally the cleanup this year will be on Saturday the 26th in Mobile County.  No zones will be handing out supplies in Baldwin County.  Coastweeks is an educational initiative that encourages marine and water conservation. Find your happy place to help “Get the Trash Out of the Splash” with us during this full week of September in Alabama. Learn more about how you can get involved.

Alabama Coastal Cleanup (see updates)
The Alabama Coastal Cleanup is September 19-27, 2020. The official kickoff is Saturday the 19th, 8am – 12noon. Engage us on Facebook.
2020 Recycling
Organizers are recycling #1 plastics and aluminum for 2020. They need to be relatively clean and separated from the regular collected trash.
National Estuaries Week
National Estuaries Week is September 19th – September 26th. Get updates.
Embrace the Gulf
Join us as we Embrace the Gulf with the Gulf of Mexico Alliance through 2020. This positive campaign showcases all the good things the Gulf has to offer.
Wolf Bay Watershed Watch
The monthly Wolf Bay Watershed watch board meetings are held on the third Tuesday of every month at 5:15pm, except in July and December.
Mobile Bay Canoe and Kayak Club
The monthly Mobile Bay Canoe and Kayak club meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month from 7pm – 8pm in the Longleaf Room at The Five Rivers Delta Resource Center in Spanish Fort, Alabama.
Alabama Hiking Trails Society
The monthly Alabama Hiking Trails Society meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month from 6pm – 7:30 pm, at The Five Rivers Delta Resource Center in Spanish Fort, Alabama.
Paddle the Gulf
Paddle events around the Gulf will initiate the Paddle the Gulf trail. Get out on the water Saturday, September 19, 2020.

Listen to Our 2020 PSA

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… dedicated to working toward a “World Without Waste”, and we are proud to partner with the Alabama Coastal Cleanup in the 2019 cleanup and recycling efforts.
Linda Sewell

Coca Cola

With 53 miles of Alabama beaches, and over 554 miles of coastal waterways, PCI understands the importance of protecting these most valuable resources for future generations, and is proud of this partnership that has become one of the most successful coastal cleanup efforts in the country.
Robbie McGhee

Poarch Band of Creek Indians

Over the past 31 years, over 98,000 volunteers have picked up close to 1.7 million pounds of litter during the Alabama Coastal Cleanup. Volunteers have covered 6,000 miles of shoreline during those 31 years Ike Williams & John McInnis

Ike’s Beach Service & Flora-Bama

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