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Bay Trash in the News

2012 coverage
San Francisco Chronicle
Coyote Creek tops list of dirty waterways
Carolyn Jones
September 12, 2012

East Bay Express
Three East Bay "Trash Hot Spots" Violate Clean Water Act
Nate Seltenrich
September 12, 2012

Huffington Post
San Francisco Bay Pollution: Environmental Group Reveals The Bay's Dirtiest Spots
Robin Wilkey
September 12, 2012

Bay Citizen
Nonprofit names the five trashiest Bay waterways
Andy Wright
September 12, 2012

KQED
The 5 Trashiest Places Around the Bay
Nina Thorsen
September 13, 2012

2011 coverage
San Francisco Chronicle
SF's Mission Creek on list of most-polluted
Carolyn Jones, Vivian Ho
September 14, 2011

San Jose Mercury News
Bay Area 'trash hot spots' list is out
Paul Rogers
September 14, 2011


2010 Coverage
San Francisco Chronicle
Coastal Cleanup Day helps, but cities must cut garbage
Carolyn Jones
September 22, 2010

Oakland Tribune
Coastline Cleanup Day to target first list of worst water trash sites
Sean Maher
September 22, 2010

San Mateo County Times
Worst trash spots along waterways in San Mateo County spotlighted
Julia Scott
September 22, 2010

San Mateo Daily Journal
Local creeks filled with trash
Bill Silverfarb
September 22, 2010

Bay Citizen
Trashiest Waterways Revealed
Zusha Elinson
September 22, 2010