“Ditching” the Dirty Dozen

Each year, citizen science data collected by Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup reveal the "Dirty Dozen," a list of the most-found litter across Canada. This year, it was found that the proportion of litter f...

Cleaning Your Community 

It is one thing to participate in a shoreline cleanup. It is another thing entirely to see the impact a cleanup has on your community. Take the Ottawa Bluesfest, an annual event held in the Lebreton Flats of...

Thrill of the Hunt: Shoreline Cleanup Geocaching

There’s a certain thrill that comes along with a Shoreline Cleanup. Picking up a plastic straw or food wrapper can be so rewarding that it spurs you into action to see how much more you can collect off a shorel...