The numbers say it all. Although the results are not surprising, it is still disappointing how much garbage there is in the sea and on the beaches. In 15 days from Cadzand to Schiermonnikoog along the North Sea coastline, 2,873 volunteers collected:
Even though we got a parking ticket, which fortunately turned out to be a mistake, we had an enjoyable and rewarding day. It was a pleasure to join the Maritime stage in Katwijk aan Zee and we certainly hope that the North Sea Foundation continues to carry out this great work. We will definitely be back in 2022!
The Boskalis Beach Cleanup Tour is a North Sea Foundation initiative. This organization has been involved in protecting the North Sea for more than 35 years. It focuses on four goals: protecting nature, clean sea, sustainable fishing and environmentally friendly energy. Together with others they work on solving the biggest environmental challenges in the North Sea. The Boskalis Beach Cleanup Tour is an awareness campaign that is part of the Clean Sea program.