Clean Ocean Action



Saturday, April 30, 2016

Saturday, October 22, 2016 

9 am-12:30 pm 


*please dress for the weather, wear hard-soled shoes, and bring gloves

Download the 2014 Beach Sweeps Data Report

Consider Taking your Beach Sweeping to the Next Level!  COA has partnered with Crowdrise to help collect donations for your volunteer efforts and raise funds for COA's ocean protection work. 

Raise $100 and receive COA's stylish ChicoBag made from recycled plastic bottles.  Show your love for Beach Sweeps - join the COAlition and crowdrise today!

How to Get Involved

  • Click here for a tentative list of sites. 

    • All volunteers must register as locations and details may change.   

  • Become a Beach Captain and serve your community

    • Beach Captains are the site leaders that make the statewide program possible.  They help recruit and instruct volunteers and organize data. Please click here for a detailed Captain desription.

  • Become a 2016 Beach Sweeps Sponsor

    • We offer many marketing opportunities to recognize your support.  Sponsorships start at $1,000.  Click here to email Tory Woods, Events Coordinator, for details.  

Thank you the 30th Annual Beach Sweeps Sponsors!







Thanks to our 2015 Site Sponsors!


Baine Contracting-Pt Pleasant Beach #2

Brookdale Community College - Ideal Beach

Brookdale Public Radio 90.5FM - Ideal Beach

Comcast- Cape May, Brick, Long Branch, Ocean City, Sandy Hook, Wildwood 

DIVE- Sea Bright

Enterprise Rent-A-Car - Sandy Hook

Jenkinson's Aquarium - Pt. Pleasant Beach I

Kohls - Sandy Hook

Paying It Forward Foundation - Lavallette 

Surfrider Foundation, Jersey Shore Chapter- Asbury Park, North End Beach

Surfrider Foundation, South Jersey Chapter, In Memory of Tommy Kraemer - Avalon 



Main Office:
Clean Ocean Action
18 Hartshorne Drive, Suite 2
Highlands, NJ 07732
Voice: (732) 872-0111
FAX: (732) 872-8041

A member of Earth Share of New Jersey