International Coastal Cleanup Day

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Long Key State Park

On September 16 hundreds of thousands of volunteers worldwide will be scouring the waterways for trash as they participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup Day. Trash in the water and on the shore can kill marine animals, injure swimmers and beachgoers, and ensnare boat propellers. Consider this your personal invitation to volunteer for the Florida Keys chapter of the International Coastal Cleanup Day this year. At Long Key we will pickup trash along the shoreline then enjoy a hotdog and hamburger grill for lunch in celebration of a successful day's work! Pre-registration is preferred.


No fee.

Event Time: 

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm EDT

Contact Info: 

To register please call Heather at (305) 664-4815 or email

Additional Information: 

Volunteers should bring work gloves, wear suncreen and a hat, and wear shoes that can get wet. Please bring your own water bottle - water coolers will be provided for refills. A vegetarian lunch option will be available.