Like Clean Beaches?

Participating in cleanups is a fun, free, easy way to give back to your community and protect the marine environment by keeping pollution and trash from entering the Pacific Ocean.

It’s easy to participate – just register for one of our scheduled cleanups.


Plastic Pollution & Marine Debris Know No Boundaries

Marine debris is found everywhere- in every major body of water on the planet and below the surface as well. Marine debris is a global pollution problem that impacts human health and safety, endangers wildlife and aquatic habitats, and costs local and national economies millions in wasted resources and lost revenues. Learn more about the dangers of marine debris »

Don't miss the date!

Sign up for quarterly reminders and announcements.

Adopt a Beach

Learn more about the statewide Adopt a Beach efforts!

Not in Sonoma County? Find your county’s Adopt a Beach Coordinator!

For education resources that can be used in the classroom, click here.

This website is made possible through a collaboration of Coastwalk California and Sonoma County nonprofit organizations that are committed to sharing volunteers who Love Clean Beaches!  Thank you to the California Coastal Commission for funding this website and our collaborative effort!

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California Coastal Commission
Friends of the Petaluma River

Thank you to our California Coastal Clean Up Day 2017 Sponsors!

Sonoma County Water Agency
Bodega Bay Chamber
Russian River Watershed Association

Friedman’s Hardware
Sebastopol Hardware
Costco Novato
“an anonymous local donor”