Take a stand against shoreline litter

Be a cleanup champion and clean a shoreline this spring and fall. Simply search our map and lead or join a cleanup near you.  

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Why Cleanup?

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In 2013, over 99,000 kg of litter was removed from 3,035 km of shorelines from across Canada. Visit our Facts & Figures section for more details on what exactly was found along our shorelines last year.

Classroom unlike any other

From coastal beaches to inland riverbanks and lakeshores, the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup provides a fun and easy way for students and youth to make a difference in their local community, while learning about the impacts of litter on our environment.

Take a look at the educational resources we have available to find out how you can take learning from the classroom to a shoreline, and vice versa.


Free Educational Resources