6,902 volunteers removed 212,376 lbs of Galveston Bay beach trash! That’s over 30 lbs per person! (source: Adopt-A-Beach for Galveston County only; Trash Bash – only 3 clean ups)
208 volunteers (over 769 hours) used 132,340 lbs of recycled oyster shells to build oyster reefs! They helped create 557 linear feet of crucial oyster reef.
Adults and kids spent 989 total hours planting about 48,000 marsh grass stems in 5 different areas of Galveston Bay. So far, in 2019, volunteers have already planted 71,750!
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