West Hawaii Community Beach Cleanup
March 4 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Join the team for a cleanup at one of 3 West Hawaii locations:
Keep Puako Beautiful and South Kohala Reef Alliance
3/4/23 West Hawaii Community Beach Cleanup and Community Education for the Kohala Coast and beyond.
Land and shoreline access for water cleanup.
Kam’aina & Visitors Malama Aina
Starts at 8:30 AM Ends at 12 PM
Location Set up at Spencer Beach Park below the main steps in the sand.
General Event Schedule is not exact but we will try to end by Noon.
7:00 AM Arrive by 7 AM at Spencer Beach Park to set up.
7:00 to 8:30 AM Educators can have a quick cleanup if desired prior to visitor arrival
8:30 AM Sign in waivers, cleanup safety, gear up and pick a site to clean for land and water.
10:30 to 11 AM Cleanup Ends: Table w/ tent station:Volunteers return to weigh in station: tally & total trash and separate recyclables. Bag Please volunteer to take a bag to the transfer station on your way home . We like progressive photos of volunteers and trash pile, cleanup photos, group photos for land and water. We have an active recycling and up-cycling fishing line and cigarette litter program. Hi5 beverage containers are recycled, marine debris plastics and glass is saved for use in commercial products or as our marine debris art supplies.
10:30 to 11:30 AM Participants Spin the Education Wheel for prizes after trash is logged in. Marine debris guessing game.
8:30 to 12 Noon Education, exhibits, table shares and marine debris art table activity.
8:30 to 12 Noon Hydration, Snack & Water table w/ tent station available