Santa Monica, California

Projeto Route

After reading an article written by Santa Monica Observer about the plastic waste accumulation on the Santa Monica beaches created by the recent rains, we decided to document the impact. Besides the trash, we found several dead seagulls, including one that was wrapped in shirt laying on top of beer cans.

Date: November 30, 2016
Place: Santa Monica, CA – Pico Blvd. and Ocean Front Walk
Volunteers: 03

  • 15 plastic bottles
  • 50 cigarette butts
  • 11,02 lbs of various plastics
  • 3 tennis balls
  • 1 basketball
  • 1 plastic comb
  • 1 metal crucifix
  • 35 bullet papers
  • 4 lighters
  • 2,2 lbs of paper
  • 20 pieces of styrofoam

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