Join us for community events around the county, including the Great Islands Clean-up, regular beach cleans, workshops, and more.

Great Islands Clean-Up

181 volunteers collected of 1,733 pounds of litter from 113 miles of San Juan County roads and beaches during the Fall 2022 Great Islands Clean-up on September 24! Thank you to everyone who participated! The Spring 2023 Great Islands Clean-up will be on Earth Day – April 22.


Waivers for people who have not participated before:

Adopt a beach!

Join us for regular beach cleans around San Juan Island, or become a beach steward for your favorite beach around the County!

Do you have an event that fits our mission to make the Salish Sea Plastic Free? Get in touch and let us know?

What do you do with all that plastic you picked up on the beach? Make art of course!

Mermaid made from beach trash

Art work created from plastic and trash by the local Youth Conservation Corp teams and by community members during the 2018 Great Islands Cleanup on Lopez (Mermaid) and San Juan (Mandala) Islands.