Tag Archive for 'plastic litter'

Guernsey Beachwatch volunteers out in force to collect litter on 18 & 19 September 2010

September 16th, 2010 by States of Guernsey Environment Department

On 18 and 19 September 2010 hundreds of Islanders will be combing the Island’s beaches as part of the Marine Conservation Society annual Beachwatch survey, which is organised locally by the Environment Department. Beachwatch is the largest annual beach litter clean and survey in the UK, with thousands of volunteers combining efforts to clean dozens […]

The Guernsey Coastal Clean-up Campaign

July 2nd, 2010 by States of Guernsey Environment Department

The Environment Department is organising two Coastal Clean Up weekend events (10th & 11th and 17th & 18th July) to celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity. The Guernsey Coastal Clean Up is part of the world-wide celebrations of 2010 as the International Year of Biodiversity. The diversity of life on earth is crucial for human […]

The Marine Conservation Society’s Beachwatch Big Weekend 2009

September 19th, 2009 by Events

The Marine Conservation Society Beachwatch Weekend litter survey and clean-up that began as a national event, has taken place on the third weekend of September every year since 1993. It is now a part of a global event. This year’s Beachwatch occurs on 19 and 20 September 2009.