VICTORIA MP MURRAY RANKIN WILL HOST A SHORELINE CLEANUP

VICTORIA- Victoria MP Murray Rankin will host a shoreline cleanup on Saturday morning as part of the 20th Annual Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.

After meeting at the Ogden Point breakwater at 10:00am volunteers will be working along the beach east of the breakwater along Dallas Road to Menzies Street.

Two marine scientists will be on hand to answer questions on pollution, plastic debris and our local marine ecosystem.

All plastic debris collected by volunteers will be recycled by PlasticShore and Encorp Pacific, and the proceeds donated to environmental charities.

What: Shoreline Cleanup, hosted by Victoria MP Murray Rankin

When: Saturday September 28, 10:00am-12:00pm

Where: Ogden Point Breakwater

 

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For more information, please contact:

 

Andrew Johnson, Office of Murray Rankin, (250)363-3600 or murray.rankin.c1@parl.gc.ca