Thormanby Island Cleanup Video

Thormanby Cleanup, Video by Dolf Vermeulen Creative

Ocean Legacy Foundation – Thormanby Cleanup Two weekends back I spent #EarthDay cleaning up South Thormanby with The Ocean Legacy Foundation. It was a day of highs and lows. We had amazing weather, I got to meet many incredible people, and overall it was a very enjoyable event. On the other hand it was a Read More

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BC Seafood Expo June 11-12, 2018

The BC Seafood Expo June 11 & 12, 2018 We are grateful to have been sponsored by the BC Seafood Expo to attend this years event!  Don’t miss one of the largest seafood industry trade events in the pacific northwest! For more info and for tickets, see the Facebook event or visit the BC Seafood Read More

Tour de Crown

Tour de Crown

Biking from the Pacific to the Atlantic – 10 friends, 9 days, 6,223 km – to raise money for the world’s oceans. Why would anyone do this? “We like riding bikes. We like having fun. We like giving back. We’ve partnered with Ocean Legacy Foundation and Surfrider Pacific Rim to donate 100% of the funds Read More

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Giving New Life to Litter!

Image from the Ocean Wise Blog Meet the new shoreline litter drop-off site at Ocean Wise’s Vancouver Aquarium. In honour of Earth Day, the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup and Ocean Legacy are launching a new shoreline litter drop-off location at Ocean Wise’s Vancouver Aquarium.  Not only will this new drop-off location keep trash off shorelines Read More

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Donate your Bottle Return to Help us Clean up the Ocean!

Plastic Ocean Video from Green Marketing on Vimeo. For a moment we invite you to think about the ocean… Not that beautiful blue thing you see in commercials or the view from above. Think about what is in our oceans and what increases every day. Think about what it is doing to us and to Read More

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Tell Canada to support the bill that will tackle the global plastics crisis

SIGN THE PETITION NOW Canadians toss out a massive amount of plastic every year, including almost 3 billion plastic bags. Much of this plastic ends up in the ocean where it causes serious harm to marine animals: straws stuck up sea turtles nostrils, plastic debris starving seabirds and tiny microplastics entering the food chain. Corporations, like Read More

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Video: Blue Planet II with Sir David Attenborough on the Ocean Plastic Pollution Epidemic

Sir David Attenborough’s haunting message on plastic pollution in the oceans… with social media responses (clip)   The full Blue Planet II Episode 7 can currently be watched in entirety here: http://dai.ly/x6c0vx8   MORE CLIPS: GET INVOLVED WITH OCEAN CONSERVATION at BBC HELP THE OCEAN LEGACY FOUNDATION CONTINUE TO CLEAN UP PLASTIC POLLUTION HOTSPOTS BY Read More

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Let’s Talk Trash: Oceanfront Cleanups – In the News

Let’s Talk Trash Team / Powell River Peak February 9, 2018 08:00 AM PLASTIC PROBLEM: Powell River area residents keen to participate in removing plastic debris that washes up on local beaches after storms can organize a beach cleanup on a sunny afternoon with the help of Powell River Regional District’s Let’s Talk Trash Team. Read More