Shoreline clean up, Vancouver Aquarium

Cleaning up Sea Otter Cove

“Hey Will, there’s a Japanese skiff washed ashore near Cape Palmerston!” That was what my friend Mike called to tell me last March. “I know.” I said, “I spotted it in January of 2013. It’s pretty beat up.” “...
Trash turned art, Vancouver Aquarium

Shoreline Trash Becomes Art on the North Coast

How a small idea turned into a large scale totem pole to raise awareness about ocean pollution. Sometimes with a little nourishing, a small idea can grow into something much larger – in this case a nine foo...
Terracycle recycle cigarette butts from Canadian shorelines.

Getting Butts Off Our Beaches with TerraCycle

TerraCycle and Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, presented by Loblaw Companies Limited, began working together in 2012, and with the help of over 58,000 volunteers annually, have recycled over 460,000 cigarette...