Beach Cleanups

Beach Cleanup Data:

Campus & Coastal Counts:

  • Complied from all beach cleanups throughout the 2018-2020 school year.
  • The most common items found were cigarette butts, take out containers, and food wrappers.
  • If you lined the cigarette butts end to end, the distance would equal the length of the longest great white shark.
  • The above graphs include the most common items found.

Coastal vs. Campus:

  • Over 90% of items collected were plastic.
  • More items were found on the coastline than campus.
  • Other items included rubber, other types of construction material, and fireworks.