Coastal Care

Our mission is to raise awareness of and mobilize people against the ongoing decimation of coastlines and oceans around the world.

Day: January 15, 2011

Sea Urchins and Overfishing Impact on Kenya Coast’s Reefs

Sea Urchins and Overfishing Impact on Kenya Coast’s Reefs

An 18-year study of Kenya’s coral reefs by the Wildlife Conservation Society and the University of California at Santa Cruz has found that overfished reef systems have more sea urchins, organisms that in turn eat coral algae that build tropical reef systems.

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United Nations Seeks Emergency Flood Aid as Death Toll Rises in Sri Lanka

United Nations Seeks Emergency Flood Aid as Death Toll Rises in Sri Lanka

The worst hit district was Batticaloa, a coastal city in the Eastern province of Sri Lanka.

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Tracking Source of Microbial Contamination at the Beach

Tracking Source of Microbial Contamination at the Beach

Reliable methods to determine the origins of contaminants are needed in order to reduce those sources and maintain a healthy beach.

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SAF Video

Beach of the Month

Photo of the Month

Plastic Pollution

Sand Wars – United Nations-GEA

Sand Mining Detrimental Effects

The World’s Beaches

Coastal Care Junior

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