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16 April 2022

Rescued by degrachtwacht.nl

Almost every week we remove fresh bicycles from the canals and reunite them hopefully with a happy owner.

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01 April 2022

The first of April, litter in your bill

But litter is no joke. Especially plastic rings are dangerous for ducks, and unfortunately deadly for this duck from Alphen aan den Rijn who wasn't saved on time. That's why it is so important to clean-up (your) litter. You can visit him now 24/7 in our window exhibition, in the bridgehouse on the Marebrug, Leiden.

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Marktafval van één clean up Foto Grachtwacht Auke Florian Hiemstra
02 February 2022

Markt grootste vervuiler van Leiden

Meer dan 65 witte plastic tasjes, stapels dozen en piepschuimen bakken en 70 grote vellen bloemenfolie dreven in de Leidse gracht afgelopen zondag. En zo is het elke week raak. De markt is de grootste veroorzaker van zwerfafval in Leiden. Dat kan zo niet langer. De clean-up kanovloot Plastic Spotter roept de gemeente Leiden op tot actie

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