UNDATED (WHTC) -- September is Back to the Beach Month and the Alliance for the Great Lakes encourages people to head to the Great Lakes beaches for the annual Adopt-a-Beach cleanup. The event is the freshwater leg of the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup targeting the world’s oceans and waterways. New Holland Brewing Company, Michigan Awesome and My Great Lake have organized a cleanup to take place at Holland State Park. There will be prizes, giveaways, and a raffle. 9-11:30 am. The public is also encouraged to volunteer at Grand Haven State Park, on the beach off of Buchanan Street in Grand Haven, and at South Haven’s North Beach. More information is at www.greatlakesadopt.org.
Story by: Daine E Coston