In 2019, volunteers coordinated 2,051 cleanups and collected 101,978 kg of litter on 3,504 km of Canadian shoreline.

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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Celebration

Date & Time

Sat, September 21, 2019
10:00 am

Location of cleanup

Point Pleasant Park
Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia

Meeting Place

The green space opposite Black Rock Beach near the lower parking lot.

Join Cleanup

Share your cleanup!

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Make the shoreline clean for my community
  • Meet like-minded people
  • Get outside & appreciate nature
  • Create awareness around the trash we produce

Cleanup Coordinator

  • Sarah Saunders

Participants

+57 more

60/120 Participants

About this site

Description

Point Pleasant Park lies on a rocky 75-hectare (185 acre) promontory jutting into the Atlantic Ocean at the eastern end of the Halifax peninsula

Cleanup History

Since 2010, there have been 19 cleanups that have collected 519kg of trash at this site.