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  • Over 3 Tons of Waste Picked Up on Coastal Cleanup Day

    Over 1,287 volunteers showed up for Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday at 28 sites throughout the County to clean up 6,104 pounds of trash.

  • Coastal Cleanup on September 18th

    Calling all beach lovers! Join us for the world's largest single-day volunteer cleanup on Coastal Cleanup Day, Saturday, September 18th, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

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    Beach Cleanup

    Show the beach some love! Join us for a cleanup on the 2nd Sunday of every month at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in.

    You are welcome to bring your own clean up supplies or use ours. We’ll have buckets, plastic bags, and reusable or disposable gloves. Cleanups will be self-guided and can include the beach, the parking lot, or the open spaces surrounding Arroyo Burro.

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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Show the beach some love! Join us for a cleanup on the 2nd Sunday of every month at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in.

    You are welcome to bring your own clean up supplies or use ours. We’ll have buckets, plastic bags, and reusable or disposable gloves. Cleanups will be self-guided and can include the beach, the parking lot, or the open spaces surrounding Arroyo Burro.

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    Coastal Cleanup Day

    Become part of the solution to ocean pollution on Coastal Cleanup Day, Saturday, September 18th, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Choose from more than 27 sites from Carpinteria to Guadalupe and join the largest volunteer effort in California!

    Volunteers of all ages can participate at any of the 2021 cleanup sites. Pre-registration is not required, but is encouraged. If you can’t make it to one of the cleanup locations on Saturday, the 18th, you can do a self-led cleanup any time during the month of September and your litter data will be included in the 2021 Coastal Cleanup Day results!

  • Arroyo Burro Explore Ecology Beach Cleanups
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    Arroyo Burro Explore Ecology Beach Cleanups

    Show the beach some love on the 2nd Sunday of the month! Join Explore Ecology for a cleanup from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in. Face masks are required.
    You are welcome to bring your own clean up supplies or use ours. We’ll have buckets with sanitized handles, plastic bags, and reusable or disposable gloves. Cleanups will be self-guided and can include the beach, the parking lot, or the open spaces surrounding Arroyo Burro.

  • Shoreline Park Cleanup
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    Shoreline Park Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Cleanup on Friday, June 11th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at Shoreline Park near the intersection of Shoreline and San Rafael Ave, Santa Barbara 93109. Enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris.

  • Goleta Beach Cleanup
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    Goleta Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Goleta Beach Cleanup on Friday, June 4th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at 5986 Sandspit Rd, Goleta,93117. Enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups. Each kit includes a bucket with cleanup instructions, reusable gloves, hand sanitizer, and instructions on how to use the Clean Swell app to record litter.

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    Goleta Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Goleta Beach Cleanup on Friday, June 4th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at 5986 Sandspit Rd, Goleta,93117. Enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups. Each kit includes a bucket with cleanup instructions, reusable gloves, hand sanitizer, and instructions on how to use the Clean Swell app to record litter.

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    Goleta Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Goleta Beach Cleanup on Friday, June 4th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at 5986 Sandspit Rd, Goleta,93117. Enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups. Each kit includes a bucket with cleanup instructions, reusable gloves, hand sanitizer, and instructions on how to use the Clean Swell app to record litter.

  • Santa Ynez Neighborhood Cleanup
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    Santa Ynez Neighborhood Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Santa Ynez Neighborhood Cleanup on Friday, May 28th, from 1:45 pm to 3:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at Santa Ynez Elementary School at 3325 Pine Street, Santa Ynez 93460.

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    Goleta Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Goleta Beach Cleanup on Friday, June 4th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at 5986 Sandspit Rd, Goleta,93117. Enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups. Each kit includes a bucket with cleanup instructions, reusable gloves, hand sanitizer, and instructions on how to use the Clean Swell app to record litter.

  • Santa Ynez Neighborhood Cleanup
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    Santa Ynez Neighborhood Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Santa Ynez Neighborhood Cleanup on Friday, May 28th, from 1:45 pm to 3:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at Santa Ynez Elementary School at 3325 Pine Street, Santa Ynez 93460.

  • Leadbetter Beach Cleanup
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    Leadbetter Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Leadbetter Beach Cleanup on Friday, May 21st, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Look for the Explore Ecology flags and table at Leadbetter Beach at 801 Shoreline Dr in Santa Barbara 93109. Enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris.

  • Alice Keck Park Neighborhood Cleanup
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    Alice Keck Park Neighborhood Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for an Alice Keck Park Neighborhood Cleanup on Friday, May 14th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Meet at Alice Keck Park at 1500 Santa Barbara St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Community members are invited to enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups.

  • Montecito Neighborhood Cleanup
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    Montecito Neighborhood Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for a Montecito Neighborhood Cleanup on Friday, May 7th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Meet at the Montecito Library at 1469 E Valley Rd, Montecito, CA 93108. Community members are invited to enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups. Each kit includes a bucket with cleanup instructions, reusable gloves, hand sanitizer, and instructions on how to use the Clean Swell app to record litter.

  • Eastside Neighborhood Cleanup
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    Eastside Neighborhood Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology for an Eastside Neighborhood Cleanup on Friday, April 30th, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Meet at the Eastside Library at 1102 E Montecito St, Santa Barbara, 93103. Community members are invited to enjoy the sunshine and be part of the solution to ocean pollution by picking up litter before it becomes marine debris. Free Explore Ecology Cleanup Kits will be available while supplies last- perfect for this and future cleanups.

  • Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup
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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Show the beach some love on the 2nd Sunday of the month! Join us for a socially distanced Explore Ecology cleanup from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in. Face masks are required.

    Note: Our Cleanups are dependent on COVID restrictions. Please check our social media for the most up to date information.

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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Show the beach some love on the 2nd Sunday of the month! Join us for a socially distanced Explore Ecology cleanup from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in. Face masks are required.

    Note: Our Cleanups are dependent on COVID restrictions. Please check our social media for the most up to date information.

  • Intro to Zentangle Online Workshop
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    Intro to Zentangle Online Workshop

    The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful abstract images by drawing structured patterns. No experience with art is required- if you can write your name- you can create a small Zentangle masterpiece, one stroke at a time! It increases focus and creativity, provides artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of personal well-being. The Zentangle Method of art meditation is enjoyed all over the world, across a wide range of skills, interests and ages.

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