Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup


 Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup at YVR

YVR is the B.C. Provincial sponsor of the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. Canadians gather from coast to coast for this cleanup event and YVR is proud to participate at our own clean up site right here at  home. Come out and join Vancouver Airport Authority each September at Iona Beach, on YVR's Sea Island home for the kick-off event of the annual Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.

How to participate

To find out more details on how you can join the YVR cleanup, contact or regsiter your participation directly at Registration opens approximately one month in advance of the event.  Plan to use transit where possible, free shuttle buses will run from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. between Templeton Canada Line Station and Iona Beach for participants.

If you're unable to make it out to Sea Island in Richmond for the kick-off event, look for a cleanup in your local community.

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About Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is one of the largest direct action conservation programs in Canada. A conservation initiative of the Vancouver Aquarium and WWF, the Shoreline Cleanup aims to promote understanding of shoreline litter issues by engaging Canadians to rehabilitate shoreline areas through cleanups.


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