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September 23, 2010

Sept 25th benefit event in So California

Join us for a fundraiser in Marina Del Rey on Saturday, September 25, as a benefit for IBRRC and Heal the Bay to be held immediately following the Coastal Cleanup Day at noon.

The Event, which is sponsored by Latitude 33, will feature cuisine from 25 of Los Angeles’ famous gourmet food trucks, 10% of all food truck sales, as well as attendee donations will benefit Heal the Bay and the International Bird Rescue Research Center to give back to our beaches.

Open to the public, the September 25th fundraiser will be held from noon to 4:00 pm on site at Latitude 33 in Marina Del Rey. Celebrity TV Host Carson Daly, an avid supporter of Heal the Bay, will support the event with on-air promotion for The Carson Daly show that will be broadcast nationwide to request further donations for Heal the Bay and IBRRC.

The ever-popular food trucks will be serving up delicious, varied bites satisfying all cravings from crepes, lemonade, dim sum, grilled cheese, hotdogs, shaved ice and tacos.

Confirmed gourmet food trucks include:

The Grilled Cheese Truck
Papas Tapas
Big Swirl
Del’s Lemonade
India Jones
Crepe n Around
World Fare
Buttermilk Truck
Lake Street Creamery
Morsel’s Bakery Truck
Border Grill
Dosa Truck
The Sweets Truck
DimSum Truck
Organic Oasis
Dogtown Dogs
Get Shaved Ice
Slice Truck
The Shrimp Pimp

Thanks to Beyond O2 Water on Main Street in Santa Monica is also a sponsor and is supplying water.

Latitude 33
330 Washington Boulevard
Marina Del Rey, CA 90291
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August 19, 2009

25th California Coastal Cleanup Day is Sept 19th

If you love the beach, here’s your chance to give something back by taking something away: Help cleanup your local beach this coming September 19th at the California Coastal Cleanup Day.

The cleanup day has been hailed by the Guinness Book of World Records as “the largest garbage collection” (1993). Since the program started in 1985, over 800,000 Californians have removed more than 13 million pounds of debris from our state’s shorelines and coast.

The 25th Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 19, 2009 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Check out the county by county contact page: Map here

More info: http://www.coastal.ca.gov/publiced/ccd/ccd.html

November 27, 2007

Latest map of SF spill area and cleanup

The Cosco Busan oil spill is nearly three weeks old. Crews are still searching for oiled animals and exorcising oil from beaches and rocks. If you’re curious where the oil is being reported and where crews are working in San Francisco Bay, see the Unified Command’s online map.

Full map (825 KB PDF)