Newfoundland Database of Local Organizations Working on Plastic Pollution Initiatives

OrganizationTypeInitiative TitleContactDescriptionResources
The Bee's Knee Business Unique earth friendly store Aims to carry products that do the least amount of harm to our planet
Host community events, encourage plastic free living and have their own in-store recycling program
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society -NL Chapter Charity Marine Waste Management Currently have a Take the Pledge program
Humber Natural History Society Charity Educating about the environment by promoting field trips of interest and conduct formal education by sponsoring meetings
Kelligrews Ecological Enhancement Program (K.E.E.P.)Charity
Conservation Visions Charity Sustainable Development Coastal environment and aquaculture initiatives
Environmental protection
Newfoundland & Labrador Environmental NetworkCharity To educate members of the public (including members of environmental and other non-profit organizations, students, policy makers, educators, professionals and the general public) through topics such as climate change, protected areas, biodiversity, sustainable forestry, sustainable fisheries, waste management, water conservation, pesticide use and sustainable development
Grand Riverkeeper Labrador Charity Main purpose is to protect our Grand ( Churchill) River.
Petty Harbour Mini AquariumNon-profitCatch-and-release public aquarium[email protected]Engaging people of all ages through hands-on touch tank exhibits, live animal displays, one-on-one science interpretation, daily programs, school and group visits, and more.
Bonne Bay Marine Station and Public AquariumResearch centreMarine flora and fauna education and research[email protected]The Marine Station is a research, teaching and conference venue.
The Public Aquarium is part of the Faculty of Science at Memorial University, and is home to a wide range of the marine animals and plants that can be found in Bonne Bay.
Atlantic Healthy Oceans InitiativeVolunteerCoastline clean up[email protected]Aims to help improve the health of the oceans and sustainability of our coastal communities.