2019 GSRC Results


On Saturday, September 21, 2019 716 volunteers joined together to remove over 3.4 tons of trash and recyclables from rivers throughout the Sierra Nevada, celebrating the 11th Annual Great Sierra River Cleanup. To see more photos taken at this year’s Great Sierra River Cleanup, check out our  Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages!

Bureau of Reclamation, New Melones

The Sierra Nevada Conservancy would like to thank all of our volunteers, our coordinators and our partners at California Coastal Commission who made this year’s Cleanup such a huge success!

San Joaquin River Parkway and Conservation Trust

Here are the results:

  • 716 volunteers

    Protect American River Canyons

  • Over 3.4 tons of total waste removed
    – 6,253
    pounds of trash
    – 500
    pounds of recyclables
  • 98.8 river miles cleaned
  • 33 sites/locations

Results by Cleanup Site
Preliminary Results Press Release

For more information please contact:
Theresa Burgess (530) 823-4672 or
Toll Free (877) 257-1212