Ida Mackin, right, and Lanie Stier pick up trash in Cayucos during beach cleanup day in August 2009. You can make a difference by not using and recycling plastic, Dianne Brooke writes.
Ida Mackin, right, and Lanie Stier pick up trash in Cayucos during beach cleanup day in August 2009. You can make a difference by not using and recycling plastic, Dianne Brooke writes. File photo
Ida Mackin, right, and Lanie Stier pick up trash in Cayucos during beach cleanup day in August 2009. You can make a difference by not using and recycling plastic, Dianne Brooke writes. File photo