In Ancud city, Sunday October 17th, the second “Cleaning of the coastal edge of the Bay of Ancud” activity was held, it was organized by “Ceja Negra” environmental group and had several institutions support including Fishing Promotion Instituter.
The Institute is part of the collaborators group that voluntarily supports this environmental initiative, on this occasion technical divers from Ancud Headquarters, Alex González and Arturo Lebtún participated, who carried out seabed cleaning in company and supervision of the Chilean Navy and other diving companies that together made up 25 divers.
The activity was successful, extracting around 1 truckload of seabed and nearby beaches garbage near Ancud city.
It is the intention that this activity last and becomes permanent in Ancud city .
Vivian Pezo IFOP Ancud headquarters head explained “It is very relevant and gratifying to participate in all the activities carried out in the town of Ancud, and in our commune, for IFOP collaborating with beaches and seabedcleaning is part of Our commitment to marine environment and the ecosystem, in addition to bringing us closer and integrating the community, it allows us to disseminate informatio about our marine environment care and we can thus contribute to having an ocean free of garbage, we deeply thank all IFOP workers who participated “