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We’re finding a lot of plastics': volunteers clean up Thames River in St. Marys, Ont.

April 23, 2022

The organizer of a Thames River cleanup in St. Marys, Ont. has seen positive change over the past two decades.

“We know we're putting out less dumpsters and we're getting less stuff, so we're winning,” says Todd Sleeper, who started the Adopt-A-River cleanup program in his hometown.

Dozens of volunteers were each assigned a different area of St. Marys and the surrounding area Saturday. The Spicer family were along the river across from the Quarry.

 

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