Coastal Cleanup

Guam’s 20th Annual International Coastal Cleanup

Every year Guam participates in the International Coastal Cleanup organized by the Ocean Conservancy. The cleanup will be from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Families and groups of all ages are encouraged to attend. Coastal Cleanup is the largest volunteer event in Guam.

The cleanup is organized by the Guam Coastal Management Program of the Bureau of Statistics and Plans. For more information call event organizer Terry Perez at 475-9668 or email Terry.Perez@bsp.guam.gov


What to bring

  • Waterbottle
  • Cell phone to call you friends to come to the cleanup
  • Gloves if you have them
  • Waiver Form (YOU MUST HAVE THIS WHEN YOU REGISTER if you are under the age of 18 and will not have a parent cleaning up with you)

Where to go

Show up at any of the following sites at 7 a.m. to sign in.

Village
Site of cleanup
Directions
Yigo Marbo Cave Backroad to Andersen (Rt. 15), take Macheche Rd. toward the coast, or east. Turn left at the fork in the road.
Yigo Tarague Located on Andersen Air Force Base
Asan Asan Shore Meet just north of the War in the Pacific National Park in Asan.
Dededo Okkodo pipeline Turn toward Okkodo high school and take the small grass road that runs parallel to Rt. 3.
Tumon Matapang Near Holiday Resort in Tumon
Piti Piti Shore Meet at Santos Park on the beach side across from Circle K.
Agat Agat Beach Meet at the Agat Mayor’s Office
Tamuning Oka Point Take the cliffside road to the south of Guam Memorial Hospital. Look for the cleanup along the cliffside.
Talofofo Talofofo Bay Meet at the park at Talofofo Bay.
Umatac Umatac Bay Meet at the Umatac Mayor’s Office.
Inarajan Ipan Beach Park Meet at Ipan Beach Park across from Ipan Village Mart.
Yona Tagachang Beach Going south on Route 4, take the last left turn before the Mobil station in the village. Once on that road, turn right and follow the road down to the beach.
Mangilao UOG Marine Lab Marine Lab is located down the hill behind the University of Guam. Meet behind the Lab at the beach.
Dededo Tanguisson Beach Take the road to Two Lover’s Point all the way down to the beach.
Tamuning Dungca’s Beach Take Gov. Carlos Camacho Rd. toward GMH. Turn left on first real street. Park near chapel and walk past Jimmy Dee’s Beach Bar to the beach.
Hagatna Paseo de Susana Park near the baseball stadium/Chamorro Village and sign in on the north side of the park area.
Yona Pago Bay Going south on Rt. 4 toward Yona. Take the left turn before the entrance to Yona (large huts on both sides of road). Take the first right that is not a private driveway.
Inarajan Inarajan Bay Meet at Inarajan Pools.
Merizo Merizo Shore Meet at Merizo Pier.

Thanks to the partners that make Coastal Cleanup happen!

    Guam Coastal Management Program – Bureau of Statistics & Plans
    Underwater World/Sea Grill Restaurant
    Fisheye Marine Park
    TASI
    Mayors Offices of Agana, Talofofo, Umatac,
    Merizo, Agat, Inarajan, Piti, Yona, Dededo,
    Chalan Pago, Tamuning/Tumon & Mangilao
    War in the Pacific National Historical Park
    I-Recycle
    Guam EPA
    Coast360 Federal Credit Union
    Tristar
    Pacific Daily News
    United States Coast Guard
    Guam Hawgs
    Guam Association of Realtors
    University of Guam
    Water Environmental Research Institute (WERI)
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
    Anderson Air Force Base Marine Patrol
    Government of Guam
    Guahan Waste/ Mr. Rubbishman
    Lagu Sanitation
    Gershman, Brickner & Bratton
    Mobil Guam
    Trivision
    Hit Radio 100
    Sorensen – K57
    610 Radio
    Guam Department of Parks & Rec
    Payless Supermarket
    Best Water and Ice
    Eco-Warriors
    Guam Community College