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:
Small foam pieces
Large foam pieces
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!