Via Del Mar 2019 cleanup

Success in Via Del Mar, Mexico! Mayto Beach Cleanup Expedition March 23, 2019

What a successful cleanup! With over 200 people we were able to clean approximately 12kms of shoreline on Saturday in Via Del Mar, Mexico, in an area that is ecologically sensitive for sea turtle habitat.  Disturbingly, half of all baby sea turtles found dead by Australian scientists had stomachs full of plastics. We are pleased Read More


Expedition to Clean Mexican Hotspots and Sea Turtle Habitat

Success! We have identified new Mexican hotspots to clean and are looking forward to working with new local partnerships to clean these areas up while continuing to develop our Marine Debris Solutions™ program to upcycle and reuse wasted plastics. Disturbingly, half of all baby sea turtles found dead by Australian scientists had stomachs full of Read More



The Future Oceans Design Competition is an innovation challenge presented to international fashion designers by Victoria International Marina, in Victoria, BC, Canada. The Ocean Legacy Foundation, and Natural Talent Alliance. The mission of Future Oceans is to inspire hope and promote positive activism toward environmental conservation and recovery.   Download a PDF of these details: Read More


She is the Ocean – A Full-Length Documentary About Extraordinary Women Screening

This film screening in Tofino FRI, MAR 1, 2019, 7pm PST is selling out fast! 5% of all proceeds raised during these film screenings will be donated to Ocean Legacy. Come join Barnacle Babes, director/ producer Inna Blokhina and some super shero film stars in watching this absolutely amazing film: FACEBOOK EVENT DETAILS … SHE IS Read More


PNP Presents: WONDERS of the SEA – 3D Feature Film – COMING SOON – Narrated by Arnold Schwarzenegger

Presents “…an illuminating and enjoyable look at the ocean’s explosive biodiversity…”  – Variety   WONDERS OF THE SEA – a spectacular 3D feature – Co-directed by Jean-Michel Cousteau and Jean-Jacques Mantello Screenplay by David Chocron and François Mantello Narrated by Arnold Schwarzenegger Opens February 1 across Canada *3D press screenings in select markets to be Read More

motion 151 passed

Motion 151 – A National Strategy to Combat Plastic Pollution Passed 100% in the House of Commons!

Motion 151, a national strategy to combat plastic pollution has been approved in the Canadian House of Commons with 100% of the vote!! This is usually unheard of, and together we have collectively changed the face of Canada’s plastic pollution management and history. Huge thank you to Gord Johns: Courtenay-Alberni Member of Parliament for leading this in Read More


Press: Meet the Couple That’s Aiming to End Ocean Pollution

October 19, 2018 By Andy Cochrane Article from: Adventure Sports Network  In only four years, The Ocean Legacy Foundation has collected over 120,000 pounds of plastic and marine waste. Chloe Dubois and James Middleton aren’t household names – and frankly, neither of them care. What they care about is removing marine debris from the ocean, Read More

3rd annual upcycle challenge

The 3rd Annual 14 Day Upcycle Challenge: Oct 28 – Nov 10, 2018

Oct 28 at 10 AM – Nov 10 at 8 PM PDT   See Facebook event: The Upcycle Challenge is an annual event which allows people of all ages to come to Canada’s only Ocean Plastic Education and Innovation Centre to learn about the effects of plastic pollution first hand by helping us sort Read More