Green Lake Litter Patrol 7-7-13

Issa & his Mother 7-7-13

Our litter patrol at Green Lake today was needed after a long Holiday weekend. Our vigilant crew picked up multiple bags of litter per person.We had a solid crew of 9 pickers out today. It is always interesting to talk to the first time patrollers and hear how much they enjoy […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-16-13

GLLP 6-16-13

Happy Father’s Day!  Our litter patrol today at Green Lake Park was outstanding. We had a stellar crew of 8 patrollers partake in some heavy duty deep cleaning around the park. Each week we are so honored to have so many giving volunteers show up and work hard in the […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-9-13

Issa & the Geese 6-9-13

We had a small group of 4 today for our litter patrol at Green Lake Park. A Ballard High School student named Owen joined Issa, Conner & Todd for a very productive outing around the lake. Bags fulls of micro litter and a garage can fished from the lake. The […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 6-2-13

Kathy & Todd 6-2-13

It was a beautiful day to kick of our first litter patrol in June. We had a stellar group of 15 out in Green Lake Park today. Each week we are so lucky to have so many giving their time of the betterment of Green Lake Park. It was fun […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 5-19-13

5-19-13

We had an outstanding group of 20 out for this weeks litter patrol. A big group from UW-Sigma Nu- Fraternity & North Seattle Community College-Communications Students. Plus our regular group of volunteers. I have to say that the park feels so much cleaner than a year ago. The fishermen are taking […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 5-12-13

5-12-13 - some of our crew

We had an amazing crew of 36 litter patrollers out today at Green Lake Park. They brought incredible energy to our community service project picking up lots of what we call “micro litter”. From hundreds of cigarette butts, pieces of plastic and general litter. They picked up at least 6 […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 5-5-13

Luke & Jamie 5-5-13

Today we had our biggest group of volunteers in the history of Green Lake Litter Patrol. 23 volunteers made it out today to clean up the park. We had a big group of Seattle University MBA’s & a great group from a UW Environmental Class. Plus a Mother & young […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 4-28-13

Patricia & Conner 4-28-13

We had a good crew of volunteers today cleaning up litter at Green Lake Park. There was a 5-km race around the park providing lots of activity. The highlight of the day was seeing numerous ducklings around the lake. There were also numerous families fishing. Please come out and join […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 4-21-13

Issa always has a smile on his face

We had a rainy but eventful litter patrol today out at Green Lake Park. It is inspiring to have high school kids join us to participate in community service. Life long community is important! Our volunteers picked up all kinds of litter from all over the park. Please come out […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 4-14-13

Seattle Parks Volunteer Natrualists

A beautiful April day met us for our Green Lake Litter Patrol. The park was alive with runners, walkers and all types of wild life. We had a great crew of hard working volunteer patrollers scour the park for all types of litter. We also met a group of Seattle […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 4-7-13

Car Load of Litter Pickers

It was a rainy day for our April 7th Litter Patrol around Green Lake Park. We had a hearty group of 4- brave the dreary conditions. I think we picked up 10 bags between us. Most of the debris being cigarette butts, wrappers, cans & plastics. Please come out and […] Read more »

Green Lake Litter Patrol 3-31-13

Conner, Issa & Friend 3-31-13

A beautiful Easter Sunday for our Green Lake Litter Patrol. We had a small group of 3 patrollers but we picked up over 20 bags of litter. The park is getting busier as the Spring weather improves. The picture this week is of Conner & Issa with a small baby […] Read more »