Coastal Care

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

Day: February 17, 2011

Panel: BP faulted cement work years before blowout

Panel: BP faulted cement work years before blowout

While it provides a new level of detail, the document does nothing to change what the panel said in January was the cause of the accident: a series of time and money-saving decisions by BP, Halliburton and rig owner Transocean Ltd. that created an unacceptable amount of risk.

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Rare leatherback turtle spotted on Sumatra’s Beach, Indonesia

Rare leatherback turtle spotted on Sumatra’s Beach, Indonesia

The giant turtle was spotted on a beach on Sumatra island over the weekend just before it plunged into the water. Soon after 65 eggs thought to belong to the leatherback were found in a nest, the third such discovery on the same beach this year.

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Acid Oceans Demand Greater Reef Care

Acid Oceans Demand Greater Reef Care

The more humanity acidifies and warms the world’s oceans with carbon emissions, the harder we will have to work to save our coral reefs.

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Broader Psychological Impact of 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

Broader Psychological Impact of 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

The 2010 BP Oil Spill had significant psychological impact on people living in coastal communities, even in those areas that did not have direct oil exposure, according to researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine who worked in collaboration with the University of Florida, Gainesville.

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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

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