Pick up America http://kalw.org en On the road to a litter-free environment http://kalw.org/post/road-litter-free-environment <p></p><p>It’s a cool gray morning at the Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline in Oakland, California. Over 80 volunteers are working along the shoreline picking up trash, pulling out non-native plants, and preparing to restore it to its natural state.</p><p>“You would think that you would find like bottles and plastic and stuff, but we found a lot of these white tops. I guess they were like black and mild tops,” says Nneka Anyanwu student from Skyline High School in Oakland.</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 23:40:27 +0000 Laura Flynn 19156 at http://kalw.org On the road to a litter-free environment