LoCo ‘Yaks (Lorain County Kayak & Paddlesports Group)

is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a focus on

Lake Erie and the Black River watershed in northern Ohio.

organizers of the 

Annual Black River Clean-Up

  

86.7 Tons marine debris has been

recycled, re-purposed, or relocated in 5 years

 

in 2017, 320 volunteers collected:

20,500 lbs. TRASH + 254 TIRES + 1,360 lbs. SCRAP METAL = 14.39 TONS

 

in 2016, 385 volunteers collected:

20,330 lbs. TRASH + 115 TIRES + 3,485 lbs. SCRAP METAL = 18.38 TONS

 

in 2015, 422 volunteers collected:

13.75 tons TRASH + 546 TIRES + 1,090 lbs. SCRAP METAL = 25.42 TONS

 

in 2014, 280 volunteers collected:

19.29 tons TRASH + 125 TIRES + 660 lbs. SCRAP METAL = 22 TONS

 

in 2013, 255 volunteers collected:

3.87 tons TRASH + 105 TIRES + 1,800 lbs. SCRAP METAL = 6.5 TONS