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About

October 2020, Georgian Bay joined the Great Lakes Plastic Cleanup, with cleanup and capture technology installed thanks to the support of Ontario's Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks. Watch this space for more updates!

THE BITS & PIECES

The (Data) Story
So Far: 2021

What is the to-date impact of the plastic cleanup and capture technology at this site?

Litter comes in many shapes, sizes and varieties.

Here are the top 4 items collected at Georgian Bay:

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Small foam pieces

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Large foam pieces

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Small fragments

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Large film pieces

We also found intact items in the Seabins - including zip ties!

CATCH OF THE DAY

The average catch at Georgian Bay: This is the average count and weight of litter collected in a 24-hour-period by the devices at the marina!