In 2018, volunteers coordinated 2,028 cleanups and collected 79,138 kg of litter on 3,355 km of Canadian shoreline.


World Ocean's Day Celebration

Date & Time

Sat, June 9, 2018
10:30 am

Location of cleanup

False Creek at Plaza of Nations
City of Vancouver, British Columbia

Meeting Place

Join The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, UNA-Vancouver, Surfrider Vancouver and the City of Vancouver for a World Ocean Day Celebration. Join us for a community fair, panel discussion and cleanup. 11:30am Panel Discussion 12:30pm Cleanup

Cleanup Ended

Additional Info

11:30am Panel Discussion on Solutions to Ocean Pollution 12:30pm Let's cleanup!

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Make the shoreline clean for my community
  • Meet like-minded people
  • Create awareness around the trash we produce

Cleanup Coordinator

  • Kate Le Souef


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91/150 Participants

About this site


The shoreline of False Creek at the Plaza of Nations.

Cleanup History

Since 2010, there have been 26 cleanups that have collected 661kg of trash at this site.