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Take your pick: 10 river, beach and trail cleanups to join this autumn

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Joining a cleanup - on foot, on a paddleboard or in a kayak - is an enjoyable way of carrying out a crucial task. Here are some of the best events in the coming weeks
From microfibres and nurdles to lost Lego, PPE and ghost nets , the UK generates a vast amount of plastic and litter. Research suggests that taking time to clean up a beach, river or trail can boost mood, reduce anxiety and even help people make new friends. The Marine Conservation Society's Great British Beach Clean begins tomorrow , with more than 400 beach cleanups taking place across the UK. In its 27th year, it's the...
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