143 tons of trash removed from Texas beaches Saturday
September 30, 2014
A total of 9,318 volunteers picked up more than 143 tons of trash off Texas Beaches Saturday, making the 28th annual Adopt-A-Beach Fall Cleanup — the biggest beach cleanup in the nation — a smashing success.
“This cleanup makes me proud to be a Texan,” said Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson, who oversaw his last cleanup as Commissioner with Shell volunteers at San Louis Point in West Galveston. “More than 9,300 people gave up their Sa
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