Cleaning up West Oakland

US Military vets and local artists came together to clean up over 2,000lbs of trash in West Oakland as part the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service.  The cleanup was organized by Petty Officer Second Class Thom Heavey, US Coast Guard Reserve, the head of the newly formed Veterans Arts group Oakland […]

Presidents Day Litter Patrol Project Feb 18, Fruitvale (Oakland) CA

One of the AWESOME volunteers that participated in our Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service Litter Patrol Project has organized his own! Join us in Fruitvale (Oakland) CA for our second ever Urban Clean Up! RSVP to our Events Page HERE Trash Bags and Sanitary Gloves are provided We recommend you bring Heavy […]

Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service Jan 21 West Oakland, CA

On January 21st, Our Vets Arts group organized a Litter Patrol Project in West Oakland near American Steel Studios, leaders in arts and design creation. We picked up over 2,000 lbs of garbage in a three hour period. It was AWESOME!

Litter Patrol, Oak Creek Overlook Crag Clean Up

Litter Patrol, Northern Arizona Crag Clean Up, June 2009 Oak Creek Overlook – The main source of litter here seemed to come from tourists tossing their cheap plastic water bottles over the edge of the cliffs. Outside of that, we found a few plastic bags and wads of tape.

Litter Patrol, Paradise Forks Crag Clean Up

Litter Patrol, Northern Arizona Crag Clean Up, June 2009 Paradise Forks – We found a sad amount of trash (once again mostly plastic water bottles) floating in Gold and Silver ponds. Fire-pits at the campsites above Prow Wall were full of cans, bottles, and broken glass. Remains of a broken car window were cleaned up from […]

Litter Patrol, The Pit Crag Clean Up

Litter Patrol, Northern Arizona Crag Clean Up, June 2009 The Pit – Once again, we would like to applaud those wonderful and conscientious souls that climb at The Pit. This was the cleanest place visited by far, except for the numerous spills from chalk bags. Please try and remember to close your bags when you’re not […]

Litter Patrol, West Elden Crag Clean Up

Litter Patrol, Northern Arizona Crag Clean Up, June 2009 West Elden – There was a surprising amount of trash at this place. While it is close to Flagstaff, we want you to remember to take it with you when you go! We all want to enjoy this area.

Litter Patrol Project- Northern Arizona Crag Clean Ups

Crags Cleaned in Northern Arizona, June 2009 In an effort to spread the idea of the American Clothing Experiment to fellow climbers, every scrap of trash was removed from several of the crags in Northern Arizona. Most of the areas seem to be decently well cared for except for the eternal presence of plastic water […]

Litter Patrol: Lower Salt River Clean Up

In  a sponsored volunteer day, and working with the Tonto National Forest and the Tonto basin Ranger District, we completed a clean up of the Lower Salt River Recreation Area by the HZ Wash.  We picked up 10 bags of trash from a relatively small area, left by those who come to fish and enjoy […]