130. Don’t Pick Up the Trash
Each September volunteers clean up the beach. Hundreds
volunteers clean up the beach. They carry empty
bags. They pick up trash. They fill up
trash bags. They fill up hundreds of trash
. They put all the trash bags into trucks.
trucks take the trash bags to a landfill.
trash goes from the beach to the landfill.
year there is more beach trash. Every year
is more landfill trash. Jill picked up trash
three years. Finally she said, “People leave trash
every year. They know we will pick it
. We shouldn’t pick it up. In a few
, trash will cover this beach. People will stop
here. They will stop leaving trash here.”