In 2021, volunteers coordinated 1,122 cleanups and collected 18,608 kg of litter on 1,701.188 km of Canadian shoreline.
Date & Time
Fri, September 22, 2017
Location of cleanup
City of Toronto, Ontario
This portion of the Great Lakes Water Walk clean-up is scheduled at Rouge Beach right at the mouth of the river and along the PanAm path. For more information on our Walk, please visit our website: www.greatlakeswaterwalk.ca You are welcome to come an
This is an open invitation for anyone to help us clean up the Ceremony site and along the Walk route so that they are free of debris and ready for the Grandmothers. Anyone & everyone is welcome to help out, including kidlets! This can be done at your leisure -feel free to pick a time and duration that suits your energy and schedule. Please bring your own garbage bag and gloves. Our partners at Shoreline Cleanup would really appreciate it if you could fill out an electronic data card once you complete your clean up so that they can track this wonderful community initiative.
Goal(s) of This Cleanup
WARD #44. Where the Rouge River meets Lake Ontario, there's a sandy beach and a wetland full of wildlife. The sandy beach is a popular summer spot for neighbours and visitors.
Since 2017, there have been 10 cleanups that have collected 310kg of trash at this site.
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