SOURCE: WWF-Canada

WWF-Canada

September 11, 2013 17:14 ET

Photo Advisory: David Miller Picks Up Litter for the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

ATTN: Photo Editors

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 11, 2013) - Celebrating 20 years this fall, the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, presented by Loblaw Companies Limited, is calling on Canadians to sign up now at ShorelineCleanup.ca as site coordinators or participants for this fall's cleanup, taking place on September 21-29, 2013. The Shoreline Cleanup, a conservation initiative of WWF and Vancouver Aquarium, is Canada's largest direct-action conservation initiative, mobilizing participants throughout the country to remove litter from its shorelines -- anywhere where land meets water. 

To help inspire Canadians to get involved, new WWF-Canada President and CEO David Miller and the Panda will be out picking up litter tomorrow morning -- and we invite you to join them for a photo opportunity.

Who: David Miller, President and CEO of WWF-Canada

When: 7-7:30 a.m., Thursday, September 12

Where: Sunnyside Park, between Ellis Ave. and Colborne Lodge Dr.

Map:  https://mapsengine.google.com/map/edit?mid=z3FNsu4-D8iY.kOJ01z6ItTL0

About the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, presented by Loblaw Companies Limited, is one of the largest direct action conservation programs in Canada. A conservation initiative of the Vancouver Aquarium and WWF, the Shoreline Cleanup aims to promote understanding of shoreline litter issues by engaging Canadians to rehabilitate shoreline areas through cleanups. www.ShorelineCleanup.ca

About the Vancouver Aquarium
The Vancouver Aquarium is a non-profit society dedicated to the conservation of aquatic life. www.vanaqua.org

About WWF
WWF is creating solutions to the most serious conservation challenges facing our planet, helping people and nature thrive. www.wwf.ca

About Loblaw Companies Limited
Loblaw Companies Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited, is Canada's largest food retailer and a leading provider of drugstore, general merchandise and financial products and services. www.loblaw.ca

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