The Mississippi Coastal Cleanup Program (MSCCP) is calling all volunteers to action. Once a month, the MSCCP will host a beach cleanup at various locations across the coastal counties (Hancock, Harrison and Jackson Counties). Below are the details for the 2019 Monthly Beach Cleanups.
All Monthly Cleanups will begin at 8 AM and end at 9 AM.
The Mississippi Coastal Cleanup Program provides all the supplies necessary for the beach cleanup (gloves, trash bags, etc).
BYO: Sun protection (hat, sunscreen, sunglasses), closed toed shoes, and a refillable water bottle.
A member at of the Mississippi Coastal Cleanup Team will be at the location ready to get volunteers signed in and supplied up!
Have questions? Please email Mandy Sartain at email@example.com
When: Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
Where: Fort Maurepas Beach Front in Ocean Springs, MSAddress: 499 Front Beach Dr, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
When: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
Where: Washington Street Pier and Boat Launch in Bay St. Louis, MS
Address: Washington Street Pier and Boat Launch, Bay St Louis, MS 39520
When: Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Where: Ocean Springs Front Beach (Ocean Springs Yacht Club)
Address: 100 Front Beach Dr, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
** Please park in the spots available off Porter Ave. NO parking in the yacht club parking area.**
When: Saturday, May 25th, 2019
Where: Rodenberg Ave/HWY 90 Comfort Station - beach area East of Sharkheads.
Address: Rodenberg Comfort Station on HWY 90. This is east of Sharkheads. There is plenty of public parking at the comfort station!
When: Saturday, June 29th, 2019
Where: Biloxi Lighthouse in Biloxi, MS
Address: 1050 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39530
When: Saturday, July 27th, 2019
Where: Ken Combs Pier in Gulfport, MS
Address: 96 Courthouse Rd, Gulfport, MS 39507
When: Saturday, August 24th, 2019
Where: Long Beach Harbor in Long Beach, MS
Address: Long Beach Harbor, Long Beach, MS 39560
When: Saturday, September 21st, 2019 (Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup)
Where: Jones Park in Gulfport, MS
Address: US-90, Gulfport, MS 39501
The cleanup will take place on the beach east of Jones Park. There is public parking avaible on the north and south side of the Barksdale Pavilion. Volunteers will meet the Site Captain under a tent located on the beach to sign in and get their cleanup supplies.
ANNUAL MISSISSIPPI COASTAL CLEANUP EVENT
When: Saturday, October 19th, 2019