Point Pleasant Marina Ltd. is committed to protecting and conserving the environment; we endorse the following policies:
Point Pleasant will encourage the development of, and will implement and enforce, to the best of our ability, environmentally sound practices relating to all activities conducted on our property.
Point Pleasant will promote environmental awareness to all of our employees and customers. We will take the appropriate measures to ensure compliance with environmental legislation including guidelines and policies issued by the government.
Clean Marine 5 Anchor Platinum
1 of the 3 Marinas in Ontario to achieve this Eco-friendly Clean Marine operations exceptional standard.
Our commitment to being environmentally friendly is closely tied to our love of Georgian Bay and its recreational excellence.
In October 2020, Point Pleasant 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: 2020-2021
Litter comes in many shapes, sizes and varieties.
Here are the top 4 items collected at Point Pleasant:
CATCH OF THE DAY
What is the to-date impact of the plastic cleanup and capture technology at this site?
Small foam pieces
Small film pieces
Large foam pieces
We have found intact items in the devices - including straws, food packaging, stickers, and synthetic rope!
The average catch at Point Pleasant: This is the average count and weight of litter collected in a 24-hour-period by the devices at the marina!