LoCo 'Yaks

Lorain County Kayak & Paddle Sports Group

Leaders in Marine Debris Prevention & Education

Recipients of the 

2015 Keep Ohio Beautiful Award

and the 

2014 Lorain County Beautiful Award.

We are a 501(c)3 Organization. Click the Donate button to make a tax deductible donation to the LoCo 'Yaks & the BRCU.


Black River Clean-Up 2015


11.17 TONS Tires


13.75 TONS Dumpster Weight


1,060 LBS. Scrap Metal

(plus some more scrap needs to be cut)


>25.42 TONS Marine Debris for BRCU'15

Click HERE to be redirected to our BRCU'15 site.

We are Taking Back The Black!
Organizers of the Annual Black River Clean-Up

2013 Results:

255 Volunteers        + 3.87 Tons trash

+ 1800#s Scrap Metal        + 105 Tires 

= 6.5 TONS debris removed

2014 Results:

280 Volunteers        + 19.29 Tons trash + 660#s Scrap Metal        + 125 Tires

= 21.995 TONS debris removed

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