Sep 28th A joint cleanup of Ft. Pickens Fishing Pier area by..


by Ocean Hour above the water surface and Third coast Divers below the surface.

81 volunteers form Tiger Rock Martial Arts, Gulf Breeze Marine Science Club, Escambia HS Beta Club and Sandy Creek HS (Atlanta) picked up 149 lbs of trash. Underwater, 765 lbs was picked up around the pier by Third Coast Divers.

Thanks to Third Coast Divers the monthly total was 2,141 lbs and for the year 16,588!

Sep 21st On Pensacola Bay on a "nice" Saturday morning

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Members of UWF’s Student Environmental Action Society helped to pick up 75 lbs of trash at Bartram park. A further 550 lbs was collected at Wayside Park/Graffiti Bridge by 83 volunteers

Each week has unique items - last week was 20+ Pensacola News Journal newspaper plastic wrappers along Scenic Hwy. This week it was 12 “airplane” size bottles of alcohol along a short stretch of Bayfront Pkwy!

Aug 10 On Scenic Hwy....


An example of the log sheet Ocean Hour FL uses weekly at each site. We keep track of the number of volunteers (9), lbs of trash (112 lbs) and volume (# of trash bags). For this Saturday a total of 228 lbs, 32 volunteers and 1 x 13, 8 x 40 and 3 x 50 USG trash bags.

Also keep track of “unique” items. It is something else to find numerous alcohol containers along the side of the highway!