Albany Beach 2012-2015
Plastic pollution can be divided into two categories, large and small. The small stuff is termed “Microplastics” and includes anything less than 2.5 cm (1 inch) across.
In 2016 We return to Albany in an effort to return the beach to a clean place to play.
Project Name: Albany Beach Micro Debris Removal
Focus: Micro debris awareness and removal
Number of Volunteers: 18
Albany High School Ocean Protection League
Safely remove micro plastics and toxic waste from Urban Beach
Custom build debris sifting screens and teach safety first techniques
Raise awareness of issue to East Bay Regional Parks (Agency in Charge)