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Beach Cleanup and Connection with Groundswell and the Ocean Film Festival

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Beach cleanuo

Join our crew with the International Ocean Film festival and Groundswell’s Sand and Sea Circle meditating, connecting and cleaning the beach for Plastic Free National Parks and Waterfront.

 Aquatic Park Maritime Heritage Area, San Francisco above the beach (Map Below).

Meet at the west end of the Dolphin Club at bench at 10Am. Look for the Shark Flag and sign in sheet.

Advance sign up and waiver:

Waiver

We are advocating to protect California Marine Life by eliminating plastic from our National Park.  These surveys collect data on brands, butts and shot gun wads using the Swell Pro App.

Pickers, gloves and buckets are available but donations gratefully accepted to supply these and to support our youth ocean education program.

HISTORY

Since 2015 we have been monitoring and segregating marine debris, recycling and working to reduce ocean pollution. Over 100,000 butts have been picked up. Over 3000 youth have participated over this period. Let’s make the Park smoke free and the ocean healthy by stopping overfishing and limiting marine pollution.

COVID Safety required: masks and social distancing a must.

Public  · Anyone – kids especially welcome- join us and table for a plastic free ocean.

PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION Parking is available in the lot behind Williams Sonoma near the Maritime Museum on Beach Street and to the west of Aquatic Park off Van Ness. Muni also drops off in front of the Maritime Museum. The closest Bart Station is at the Embarcadero Station. The Trolley and Muni run to the Maritime Museum from the Embarcadero. Map Please support our work protecting endangered sharks and rays and keep the waterfront Plastic Free!

ADVANCE SIGN UP AND WAIVER Gloves, pickers and buckets provided. Please donate  if you can please to support our youth ocean education program and to purchase cleanup supplies.

 

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Date:
April 15
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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