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2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day | How to Sign Up

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Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
San Francisco Bay Area |

Help keep San Francisco’s stretch of the coastline clean at the 2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day on the third Saturday of September.

2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day
Saturday, September 15, 2018 | 9 am to noon
All Over California

Cleanup and restoration activities will be happening in San Francisco, Marin, and Pacifica, including China Beach, Marin County, Fort Funston, San Francisco, Baker Beach, Lands End, Ocean Beach, Presidio of San Francisco, San Mateo County, and Crissy Field.


1. Choose a Site and Register. Volunteers of all ages are welcome.

  • Individuals, families, and small groups: register online below.
  • Groups of 20 or more volunteers: please call (415) 561-3077 or email volunteer@parksconservancy.org to register.

2. Cleanup Sites: View map or choose by location below.

3. On Saturday, 9/15 at 9 am, arrive at the cleanup site with:

  • Youth Volunteers (18 and under) – Bring a parent signed waiver: English waiver (PDF) | Spanish waiver (PDF).
  • Proper clothingclosed-toe shoes (no sandals), sunscreen, hat, and layers.
  • Your own reusable supplies! Limit waste by bringing your own bag or bucket, gloves, and water bottle if you have them. CONSERVE–BYO this year!

4. Learn more about Coastal Cleanup Day.


We need more people here! Nearly 80% of the trash we collect in San Francisco comes from the East side.
Contact: San Francisco Recreation and Park Department or Register>>

Sites include:

  • Candlestick Point SRA/Yosemite Slough North
  • Candlestick Point SRA/Yosemite Slough South
  • Candlestick Point SRA/Jackrabbit
  • Heron’s Head Park
  • India Basin Open Space
  • Islais Creek Park
  • Mission Bay/China Basin
  • Pier 94
  • Warm Water Cove


Contact: Golden Gate National Parks, (415) 561-3077 or volunteer@parksconservancy.org.

  • Aquatic Park and Fisherman’s Wharf—Register>>
    Site Captain: Aquarium of the Bay, SF Maritime National Historical Park
  • Crissy Field at Stilwell HallRegister >>
    Site Captain: Presidio Trust
  • Baker BeachRegister >>
    Site Captain: NPS
  • East Beach and Crissy MarshRegister >>
    Site Captain: NPS
  • Fort FunstonRegister >>
    Site Captain: UC Davis SF Alumni Chapter, NPS, Parks Conservancy
  • Lands EndRegister >>
    Site Captain: Parks Conservancy
  • Marina Green and Small Craft HarborRegister>>
    Site Captain: San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
  • Ocean Beach at Balboa & Sutro Heights ParkFULL
    Site Captain: San Francisco JROTC
  • Ocean Beach at FultonRegister >>
    Site Captain: CA Coastal Commission, NPS, Parks Conservancy
  • Ocean Beach at JudahRegister >>
    Site Captain: OceanHealth.org
  • Ocean Beach at NoriegaRegister >>
    Site Captain: Surfrider Foundation, San Francisco Chapter
  • Ocean Beach at SloatRegister >>
    Site Captain: Surfrider Foundation, San Francisco Chapter

Event Details

Cost: FREE
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Charity & Volunteering, Help the Earth, San Francisco

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