Monday, August 27, 2012
Nationwide Coastal Cleanup set to October 6, 2012
Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup, the world's largest volunteer effort for ocean's health will be held on September 15, 2012. Volunteers all around the globe will remove debris from beaches, coasts, creeks, rivers, lakes and shorelines protecting wildlife from harm while taking care of the environment.
ICC Philippines and Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary, our Philippine ICC Coordinators set the nationwide Coastal Cleanup day to October 6, 2012 with approval of Ocean Conservancy. This is to assure health and safety of the volunteers from water and vector transmissible diseases and dangerous debris brought by floods after a heavy monsoon rain or storm. Likewise, for road & bridges repair in storm affected cleanup areas.
Everyone is invited to join the cleanup. Just visit the ICC Philippines website for details on how to participate or coordinate a cleanup and for other information and downloadable materials >>