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Plastiki: Restocking in Samoa

News, Pollution
Jun
9

The Plastiki expedition’s goal is to spread the word about the rapid growth of non-recyclable plastics across the planet, and how pervasive the problem of plastic waste has become.

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In the belly of the whale

News, Pollution
Jun
3

A snapshot of the trash that’s ending up in our oceans.

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State of emergency is declared as US oil slick nears the coast

Oil Spill
News
Apr
30

The massive oil spill pouring from a ruptured rig in the Gulf of Mexico has reached the coast of Louisiana, threatening an environmental catastrophe in the region.

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Ocean Pollution and Ocean Polluters

Sea Garbarge Disposal

Did you know that it’s legal to dump trash in the ocean? Yes, there are limitations for what you can and cannot dump.

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Wave of Toxic Green Beaches, France; By Sharlene Pilkey

Saint-Michel-en-Greve, Brittany, France

With beaches and coastlines all over the world already under attack from sea level rise, pollution, mining, driving, seawall construction and human development encroachment, another menace is mounting an assault.

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Mitch Yost

Pollution
Mar
28

In this video, Mitch Yost participates in a long forgotten PSA to help cross border water pollution in Imperial Beach, CA.

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E. coli Thrives in Beach Sands

News, Pollution
Jun
4

Getting it on your skin is not going to be very dangerous. Just watch what you swallow.

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Coastal Care junior
The World's Beaches
Sand Mining
One Percent