California Coastal Cleanup Day
Did you know you can help clean the coast in Thousand Oaks?
Up to 60% of coastal debris comes from inland sources. Show your community spirit and care for our local creeks by being part of California Coastal Cleanup Day.
September 21, 2013
Begins at 9:00 a.m. (ends at 12:00 p.m.)
Be one of 80,000 people across the state to take part in the upcoming 27th Anniversary of California Coastal Cleanup Day! Volunteers will remove debris from the coast, creeks, rivers lakes and shorelines all around California, protecting wildlife from harm while taking care of our environment. Become Active! Be A Volunteer! Turn the Tide on Trash!
Thousand Oaks/Newbury Park Cleanup Site:
- Borchard Community Park: 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park
Volunteers of all ages are welcome! Meet at the picnic area at the intersection of Newbury Park High School and Borchard Park, north of the tennis courts. Parking is available in the Borchard Community Center parking lot.
To speed up registration, download and bring a signed waiver with you to the event. Volunteers under 18 must have a parent or guardian's signature as well. If you are not able to bring a signed waiver, site captains will have them available at each site.
For comfort and safety participants are encouraged to wear long pants, sturdy shoes, sunscreen, and bring work gloves. Please bring your own bucket, gloves, reusable water bottle, and any other reusable cleanup supplies you think you might want or need. Help us cut down on the trash that we create at the Cleanup!
Visit the CA Coastal Commission's "Bring Your Own" page for tips to make Coastal Cleanup Day even "greener".
For other Ventura County sites or additional information about the event call (805) 449-2387 or visit www.vccoastcleanup.org.
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