Chennai Coastal Cleanup/2, Jan 9th

Thursday, January 6, 2011

It has been 4 months since CTC's last environmental awareness campaign Save Tada/2.
It has been 7 months since our Chennai Coastal Cleanup

Presenting Mission CCC - Chapter 2 - a massive effort to clean up the entire Chennai coastal line and send a strong message of environmental awarenessto our society. Requesting anyone interested to join us sign up here.

Chennai Coastal Cleanup/2 - Jan 9, 2011
Mission - Spread environmental awareness to preserve nature in and around our crowded city.
How - Clean up 15 km Chennai beach stretch from Marina till Injambakkam
When - Sunday Jan 9, 2011, 5am-10am Plan of Action -



5am - 500+ volunteers assemble in 11 pick up points across the city. Participants from other cities are most welcome to support this epic endeavor. (see below)
5-6am - Volunteers will be grouped in 15 Garbage Busting (GB) teams and teams will move to 15 designated beach zones between Marina till Injambakkam.
6 am - Upon Arrival at beaches, Distribute garbage bags, gloves and strategise about how the teams will work together to overcome this Eco-challenge.
6-9am - Each of the teams will only have to clean a 1 km zone. This challenge will be accomplished successfully even before the sun rises high above our heads.
9am - After all that work, teams will gobble down yummy breakfast after which take there will be group photos with mountains of garbage bags so that the press can publish our beliefs and efforts In pictures.
10-11am - This will be followed by safe disposal of garbage following which we will return back to various the drop off points in the city.

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Awareness through Media : CTC photographers will extensively cover the entire clean-up operation. CTC hopes to ensure that with wide media coverage before, during and after the clean-up event,

The public in general will be a little more thoughtful and aware before littering along the beautiful beaches on the long coastline of Chennai.


mythily on: January 6, 2011 at 11:54 AM said...

Its very commendable of you all to devote so much time and energy for the cleanup.
I would be happy if we can find a permaenent solution for the problem.
Its always good to attack and solve the base problem.
I do have a solution which can be executed only with organisations like you all.

mythily on: January 6, 2011 at 12:01 PM said...

It is very commendable of you all in doing a social cause.
I believe in attacking the base of the problem and also solve the same.
I do have an idea which can be implemented only with your kind of organizational help.


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