In 2020, volunteers coordinated 39 cleanups and collected 60 kg of litter on 6.55 km of Canadian shoreline.

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13th Annual Fraser River Cleanup

Date & Time

Sat, March 28, 2020
10:00 am

Location of cleanup

Fraser River at Gill Rd
City of Chilliwack, British Columbia

Meeting Place

Meet us at the end of Gill Road where attendants will help you park and direct you to Cleanup Central.

Join Cleanup

Share your cleanup!

Additional Info

We'll hand out gloves, buckets, pickers, and high visibility vests to ensure everyone's safety. After a morning of combing the river banks, we'll celebrate our hard work with an annual BBQ hosted by Restaurant 62 and a prize draw. Volunteers are asked to wear warm layers, sturdy boots and bring a reusable beverage container to the event.

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Make the shoreline clean for my community
  • Save animals
  • Get outside & appreciate nature
  • Create awareness around the trash we produce

Cleanup Coordinator

  • Fraser Riverkeeper

Participants

1/700 Participants

About this site

Description

Gill access on the Fraser River. Gill rd off Camp River rd. Area used for camping/recreation and in need of a cleanup.

Cleanup History

Since 2012, there have been 4 cleanups that have collected 28760kg of trash at this site.