Community of Via Del Mar, Mexico Continue Recycling Efforts

Community of Via Del Mar, Mexico Continue Recycling Efforts

We are so grateful and proud!  Amazing work as the students and community of Via Del Mar, Mexico continue on the recycling efforts from a major cleanup on March 23rd, 2019! This work is so important and together we are making the planet a cleaner place. Huge thank you to the school and their students Read More

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

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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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Lush Cosmetics: Cleaning up plastic pollution with Ocean Legacy

The hardworking staff at Ocean Legacy, a Lush Charity Pot partner, see the devastating effects of plastic pollution every day. Their work focuses on educating the public about how plastic pollution affects the marine environment; they even take groups of volunteers to remote locations off the coast of British Columbia to clean up marine debris. Read More

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CBC Radio Interview: Chloe Dubois on All Points West – Surrey group recycles almost 20 tonnes of Vancouver Island beach debris

READ THE ARTICLE: Surrey group recycles almost 20 tonnes of Vancouver Island beach debris All Points West January 10, 2017 Season 2017, Episode 300275589 08:43 “What it’s really coming down to is our consum ption habits of plastic and how we dispose of that plastic is really affecting our local communities as well as our Read More