Barnegat Bay Blitz And Rain Barrel Challenge
The Barnegat Bay Blitz is a partnership event spearheaded by the NJDEP and the NJ Clean Communities Council in an effort to bring together citizens, students, businesses and local governments to help clean up and foster a greater appreciation for the Barnegat Bay and its' 660 square mile watershed. 6 Bagsters . . . totaling 18 cubic yards of trash;
The May 10, 2013 Blitz was a resounding success. The 5,542 participants, which included student and adult volunteers, collected a total of:
13 Dumpsters . . . totaling 390 cubic yards of trash;
21 Truckloads . . . totaling 105 cubic yards of trash;
167 Tires . . . of which 100 were from the same location; and
1,118 bags of trash and 448 bags of recycling!
The next Barnegat Bay Blitz will be held sometime in spring 2014!
Barnegat Bay Blitz Rain Barrel Challenge
- Click HERE to learn about the 2013-2014 Rain Barrel Challenge!
Click on a municipality below to see details and photos from the Blitz cleanups and contact information for the individual Team Captains.
Barnegat Bay Watershed Municipalities