International Coastal Cleanup

2015 Report

An astounding 560,000 volunteers in 91 countries picked up more than 16 million pounds of trash in our 2014 International Coastal Cleanup.

Save the Date

The International Coastal Cleanup occurs on the third Saturday in September. The 2015 International Coastal Cleanup date is Saturday, September 19th, 2015. However, due to a number of factors such as inclement weather, cleanups may be occurring on different dates around this time. Please check with your local cleanup to be sure of the date in your area.

Sign Up to Cleanup

Join the world’s largest volunteer effort for our ocean by participating in the International Coastal Cleanup.


2015 Report: Turning the Tide on Trash

For the past 29 years, Ocean Conservancy has inspired millions of volunteers, as well as industry players, the world over to take action by removing and recording trash during our International Coastal Cleanup.

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