Post-Valentine’s Day Balloon Hunt

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  • February 14, 2020 - February 15, 2020
    4:00 pm - 3:55 pm

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Join SOS staff in scouring local beaches for balloons! Pick your location (any beach in the counties of Santa Cruz or Monterey count) then head out on your free time and let us know what you find. Information we’re looking for:¬†

Distance (can include landmarks)
Number of balloons collected
Mylar or latex?
Is the string attached?
We want to have people at as many different beaches as possible to get more extensive data. Please contact before or after you sign up to coordinate a site. Thank you!
If you decide to pick up other trash during your search, please submit that information on our SOS app – Save Our Shores Marine Tally. Balloon information can be sent directly to