Escambia County Marine Resources along with the Florida and National Park services and Ocean Conservancy are hosting a coastal cleanup on Saturday, September 15. If you would like to volunteer see the times and locations listed below:
Perdido Key: 8 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Perdido Key State Park
Perdido Bay at Tarklin Bayou State Park
Gulf Islands National Seashore: 8 a.m. 12:00 p.m.
Perdido Key area: meet at Johnson Beach picnic area
Coastal cleanup volunteers are advised to wear closed-toed shoes, gloves, sunscreen and hats. Bringing water is advised. Families, individuals, businesses and community groups can choose their favorite location. Upon arrival check in with the site captain for trash bags, data cards and further instructions.
Public Information Office
NB: High school students can earn community service hours by participating.
We will provide registration materials, supplies, water, snacks and T-Shirts for volunteers. Volunteers should have proper footwear, a hat and gloves. Hope to see you there.