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Our Impact This Quarter: July 2018 - Sept 2018

  • Trash & Litter Removed (lbs.)

    191079

  • Items Recycled (lbs)

    25,010

  • Oyster Shell Collected (lbs)

    14400

  • Volunteer Hours

    1131

News & Events

What would you say to your favorite tree? Well, the people of Melbourne, Australia took the time to email their thoughts to some of the city’s 70,000 Eucalyptus, oaks, and elms.

The northwestern United States has become an air pollution hot spot — literally. Air quality in states from Nevada to Montana is worse than it was 30 years ago on the days with the most extreme air pollution.

Every day, humans generate millions of tons of garbage. And although a lot of that litter ends up in landfills, some enters the ocean by accident or through illegal dumping. Now, researchers have compiled a new database that reveals just how widespread ocean litter is, from the infamous “garbage patches” of the North Pacific to piles of trash on beaches around the world and in the deep ocean.

  • “Keep Pensacola Beautiful is an outstanding organization for the Pensacola Community. They continue to find innovative ways to make Pensacola more beautiful, on land and even in the water. Partnering with Keep Pensacola Beautiful has helped us reach a new volunteer base and get more great projects out for the community to be proud of. It’s always a pleasure to work with them!”
    --Beth Fugate, Northwest Florida Aquatic Preserves 2017

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