One Man’s Trash: Week 20 Report

WEEK 20: Wissahickon Avenue to Emlen Street

Maps/photos to come.

METAL
5 25oz cans Bud Ice (“one extra ounce”)

GLASS
8 12oz bottles Corona
1 16oz bottle Nantucket Nectar orange mango
1 12oz bottle Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald

PLASTIC
– 2 backings Shakespeare brand fishing kits for children: 1 Disney princess, 1 Avengers
1 pc red Solo cup
1 pc random plastic

MISC
1 pc balloon and ribbon
1 toy soldier

CIGARETTES
2 cigarette butts

DOG ROUNDUP
3 dog shit piles
3 dog shit bags
4 dogs on leash
4 dogs off leash

KLEENEXES 1

NOTES AND OBSERVATIONS
– forgot to photograph the bags of trash again (one Acme bag?)
– toy soldier for Memorial Day!
– Just below Bluestone Bridge, big piece of metal buried in the sand
– Two fishing kit for kids packing backs: seriously? You bring your kids out here to teach them to fish, and you leave this shit on the banks? Ugh
– Under Walnut Lane Bridge on the Roxborough side needs its own cleanup day — microwave prize find today
– Baptisteron is very overgrown with weeds
– Good lord there is a lot of poison ivy between Kitchens and Livezey Lanes on the Orange Trail
– big backup of ‘flood trash’ just above Devil’s Pool
– bottle of Great Lakes is best beer found year to date

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