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1/30/21 – Post Cleanup Report – Arcata Marsh and Volunteer Awards – Arcata, CA

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This was a huge success! We cleaned up the 4 abandoned camps that were along the tree line, just North of East Pond. The City of Arcata provided a large dumpster and a city truck to help haul the garbage from the trail next to the abandoned camps to the dumpster, which was located close to Samoa BLVD. We filled the dumpster in 60 minutes! All our volunteers did an amazing job!


At the end of the cleanup we gave PacOut Green Team vests and badges to our volunteers that hit major cleanup milestones for 2020. We had people awarded for hitting 10, 25, 75 , and even 100 cleanups. For hitting these milestones volunteers are giving their own PacOut Green Team vest and patches signifying the cleanup milestones they’ve hit.  Congrats to all of our volunteers that received awards!  20 awards in all! See pictures below. 

Cleanup Details:

  • Volunteers: 39 
  • Weight:  2,600 lbs (estimate), 105 needles, 20+ bike frames, 20+ bike tires, 2 mattresses, 8 pallets, 1 pitch fork, hazardous materials and more! We filled the City of Arcata’s flatbed truck twice, plus other garbage that was hauled to the dumpster by our carts!
  • Time: 60 minutes
  • Sponsor:   Edward Jones McKinleyville – Sara Goodwin & Brandon Kakitsuka
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$25 Gift Card to Picky, Picky, Picky Stores in Eureka

$25 Gift Card to Picky, Picky, Picky Stores in Eureka

$10 Gift Card to Eureka Natural Foods

$10 Gift Card to Jitter Bean

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Miya Frahm - 100+ Cleanup Badge & "The Golden Picker"

Jacey Spies - 75+ Cleanup Badge

Jessie Hobba - 50+ Cleanup Badge

[vc_custom_heading custom_heading_style=”style-1″ text=”Chris Galleron – 50+ Cleanup Badge” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” google_fonts=”font_family:Cabin%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C500%2C500italic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”]

Dan Pambianco - 25+ Cleanup Badge

[vc_custom_heading custom_heading_style=”style-1″ text=”Debbie Funada – 25+ Cleanup Badge
RJ Jackson – 25+ Cleanup Badge
Dan Pambianco – 25+ Cleanup Badge
Jeremiah Swenson – 25+ Cleanup Badge” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” google_fonts=”font_family:Cabin%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C500%2C500italic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”]

Jordan Myers - 10+ Cleanup Badge

Mary Romaidis - 10+ Cleanup Badge

Terry Pambianco - 10+ Cleanup Badge

Brian Swislow - 10+ Cleanup Badge

Theo Allen - 10+ Cleanup Badge

[vc_custom_heading custom_heading_style=”style-1″ text=”Joyce Graham – 10+ Cleanup Badge
Jessica Heiden – 10+ Cleanup Badge
Patrick Lynch – 10+ Cleanup Badge
Leslie Ostrom – 10+ Cleanup Badge
Tery Poleski – 10+ Cleanup Badge
Jeremiah Swenson – 10+ Cleanup Badge” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” google_fonts=”font_family:Cabin%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C500%2C500italic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”][vc_separator][vc_custom_heading custom_heading_style=”style-1″ text=”Official Post Cleanup Album:” google_fonts=”font_family:Cabin%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C500%2C500italic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”]