US Army Corps of Engineers
San Francisco District

Contact

Bay Model Visitor Center

2100 Bridgeway

Sausalito, CA 94965

Phone: 415-332-3871

Fax: 415-289-3004

MASTER PLAN INFORMATION

What is a Master Plan?

Marin County Statistics

Year
# of Volunteers
Pounds of Trash Collected
Pounds of Recyclables Collected
2012
1,915
19,361
2,767
2011
2,048
8,814
1,921
2010
2,038
7,249
1,213
2009
1,365
9,138
1,251
2008
2,292
12,069
3,086
2007
2,192
11,418
2,366
2006
1,243
8,475
2,798
2005
1,383
6,223
3,673
2004
1,026
10,579
1,644
2003
603
7,091
1,231
2002
1,120
6,996
1,961
2001
1,076
7,104
2,731
2000
1,044
7,896
2,492
1999
917
,9083
2,065
1998
1,181
17,263
3,597
1997
1,215
10,300
3,373
1996
965
9,248
1,292
2008
2,292
12,069
3,086
2007
2,192
11,418
2,366
2006
1,243
8,475
2,798
2005
1,383
6,223
3,673
2004
1,026
10,579
1,644
2003
603
7,091
1,231
2002
1,120
6,996
1,961
2001
1,076
7,104
2,731
2000
1,044
7,896
2,492
1999
917
,9083
2,065
1998
1,181
17,263
3,597
1997
1,215
10,300
3,373
1996
965
9,248
1,292

Top Ten Items found in California
from 1996-2010

2010 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
335,320
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
124,637
3. Plastic Bags
65,736
4. Caps/Lids
64,517
5. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons 
39,254
6. Straws/Stirrers
32,124
7. Paper Bags
29,269
8. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
27,292
9. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
25,773
10. Beverage Cans
22,041
Total Items
765,963

 

2009 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
393,920
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
143,556
3. Caps/Lids
99,243
4. Plastic Bags
71,336
5. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons 
43,837
6. Straws/Stirrers
38,572
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
33,633
8. Paper Bags
32,335
9. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
29.299
10. Beverage Cans
25,941
Total Items
882,402

 

2008 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
340,221
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
114,758
3. Caps/Lids
83,069
4. Plastic Bags
52,544
5. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons 
34,170
6. Straws/Stirrers
33,170
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
31,774
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
24,282
9. Paper Bags
24,194
10. Beverage Cans
23,090
Total Items
761,456

 

2007 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
392,686 40.8%
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
124,986 13.0%
3. Caps/Lids
73,563 7.8%
4. Plastic Bags
64,321 6.7%
5. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons 
40,911 4.3%
6. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
34,916 4.6%
7. Straws/Stirrers
32,474 3.4%
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
30,545 3.2%
9. Beverage Cans
25,636 2.7%
10. Cigar Tips
18,480 1.9%
Totals
838,518

 

2006 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
347,948 39.0%
2. Bags
120,551 13.5%
3. Food Wrappers/Containers
103,145 11.6%
4. Caps/Lids
67,107 7.5%
5. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons 
33,518 3.8%
6. Straws/Stirrers
32,525 3.6%
7. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
26,185 2.9%
8. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
25,462 2.9%
9. Beverage Cans
18,329 2.1%
10. Fishing Line
15,221 1.7%
Totals
789,991

 

2005 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
258,075
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
98,825
3. Caps, Lids
61,117
4. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons 
40,215
5. Straws, Stirrers
28,159
6. Bags
26,119
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
24,377
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
18,741 
9. Beverage Cans
15,842
10. Cigar Tips
14,309 
Totals
585,779

 

2004 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
309,891
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
113,883
3. Caps, Lids
60,016
4. Plastic Silverware & Plates
39,137
5. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
33,289
6. Plastic Bags
30,841
7. Straws
30,594
8. Building Materials
27,023
9. Beverage Bottles (Plastic)
25,353
10. Beverage Cans
23,014
Totals 693,041

 

2003 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
315,806
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
106,111
3. Caps, Lids
58,863
4. Straws/Stirrers
34,820
5. Plastic Silverware & Plates
34,556
6. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
30,459
7. Bags
29,207
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic)
23,654
9. Cigar Tips
22,233
10. Beverage Cans
19,993
Totals 675,702

 

2002 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
305,680
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
107,929
3. Caps, Lids
56,951
4. Plastic Silverware & Plates
38,992
5. Plastic Bags
33,268
6. Straws
31,007
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
30,243
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic)
22,083
9. Beverage Cans
20,758
10. Building Materials
15,537
Totals 662,448

 

2001 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
297,280
2. Food Wrappers/Containers
68,405
3. Caps, Lids
53,756
4. Plastic Bags
50,591
5. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons
38,543
6. Straws, Stirrers
29,136
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
28,865
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
19,161
9. Building Materials
19,121
10. Beverage Cans
18,348
Totals 623,206

 

2000 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
229,928
2. Plastic Bags
69,591
3. Caps, Lids
68,829
4. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons
44,631
5. Food Wrappers/Containers
43,821
6. Straws, Stirrers
33,512
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
19,969
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
16,561
9. Beverage Cans
15,119
10. Building Materials
11,904
Totals 553,865

 

1999 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
219,790
2. Foamed Plastic Pieces
87,682
3. Paper Pieces
71,372
4. Plastic Pieces
70,070
5. Food Bags/Wrappers (Plastic)
65,351
6. Caps/Lids (Plastic)
42,906
7. Glass Pieces
42,606
8. Straws
36,775
9. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
22,878
10. Other Plastic Items
22,660
Totals
682,090

 

1998 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
333,876
2. Caps, Lids
75,835
3. Bags
70,816
4. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons
54,142
5. Food Wrappers/Containers
48,097
6. Straws, Stirrers
35,519
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
25,282
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
20,695
9. Beverage Cans
16,625
10. Building Materials
11,540
Totals 692,427

 

1997 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
238,500
2. Bags
68,042
3. Caps, Lids
65,528
4. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons
55,260
5. Food Wrappers/Containers
41,920
6. Straws, Stirrers
35,940
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
18,824
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
16,003
9. Building Materials
13,959
10. Beverage Cans
11,925
Totals 565,901

 

1996 - California Top Ten Items
1. Cigarette/Cigarette Filters
153,983
2. Bags
48,710
3. Caps, Lids
45,941
4. Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons
39,966
5. Food Wrappers/Containers
31,470
6. Straws, Stirrers
23,045
7. Beverage Bottles (Glass)
14,220
8. Beverage Bottles (Plastic) 2 liters or less
11,375
9. Building Materials
11,020
10. Beverage Cans
10,627
Totals 390,357