Coastal Cleanup volunteers sought

Registration is now open for Coastal Cleanup Day on Sept. 17.

San Diego coordinators I Love a Clean San Diego and San Diego Coastkeeper expect about 10,000 volunteers for the 27th Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day which covers than 85 inland and coastal cleanup sites, including La Jolla Shores.

Volunteers are asked to bring their own buckets, work gloves and reusable water bottles to help reduce the amount of trash created during the event.

To register, go to The website includes an interactive Google Map with all cleanup sites in the region, including a handful of Green “in need” sites. A press release noted that “trends in the data show that volunteers recover more trash at select inland sites, thus increasing the need for volunteers there.”