Volunteer Cleanup Results - Burlington County Parks and Clean Communities

Volunteers have an opportunity to get to know the open space that has been preserved for their use by participating in litter cleanups of county parks. Families, students, Scout Troops, personnel from Joint Base McGuire-Fort Dix-Lakehurst along with local residents participate in these events.

2017 Cleanup Results

Date Location # of Volunteers pounds of Litter
03/05/2017 Willingboro Lakes Park – Willingboro, NJ
17 280
03/25/2017 Pennington Park – Delanco, NJ 91 1,880
04/08/2017 Amico Island Park – Delran,  NJ 123 3,460
9/30/2017 Willingboro Lakes Park – Willingboro, NJ 15 220
10/21/2017 Pennington Park & Newton’s Landing Trail – Delanco NJ
45 500
11/4/2017 Amico Island Park - Delran, NJ 35 500

In 2017, 326 volunteers donated 978 hours of their time to collect a total of 6,840 pounds of litter from three different county parks during six separate events. 

2016 Cleanup Results

Date Location # of Volunteers pounds of Litter
04/09/2016 Pennington Park & Newton’s Landing Trail – Delanco NJ
20 1,040
04/23/2016 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ 36 1,960
09/24/2016 Willingboro Lakes Park – Willingboro NJ 13 100
10/01/2016 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ 8 280
10/29/2016 Pennington Park & Newton’s Landing Trail – Delanco NJ
52 2,760

In 2016, 129 volunteers donated 387 hours of their time to collect a total of 6,140 pounds of litter from three different county parks during five separate events.

2015 Cleanup Results

Date Location # of Volunteers pounds of Litter
04/18/2015 Pennington Park & Newton’s Landing Trail – Delanco NJ 42 960
05/18/2015 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ 92 1580
11/14/2015 Amico Island Park – Delran 41 500

In 2015, 175 volunteers donated 525 hours of their time to collect a total of 3,040 pounds of litter from two different county parks during three separate events. 

2014 Cleanup Results

Date Location # of Volunteers pounds of Litter
03/15/2016 Pennington Park  & Newton’s Landing Trail – Delanco NJ 56 2,500
03/22/2014 Willingboro Lakes Park – Willingboro NJ 40 1,600
04/12/2014 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ
98 1,960

In 2014, 194 volunteers donated 582 hours of their time to collect a total of 6,060 pounds of litter from three different county parks during three separate events.

2013 Cleanup Results

Date Location # of Volunteers pounds of Litter
03/9/2013 Willingboro Lakes Park – Willingboro NJ
26 1,400
03/16/2013 Pennington Park & Newton’s Landing Trail – Delanco NJ 72 5,200
04/27/2013 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ 76 1,200
05/4/2013 Creek Cleanup – Rancocas Creek to Smithville Historic Park to Mt. Holly 12 2,600
10/5/2013 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ 35 660
11/2/2013 Amico Island Park – Delran NJ 30 500

In 2013, 251 volunteers donated 753 hours of their time to collect a total of 11,560 pounds of litter from three different county parks and one county creek during six separate events.