Coastal Care

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

Day: March 27, 2012

BP Oil Spill’s Sticky Remnants Wash Up Sporadically On Gulf Beaches

BP Oil Spill’s Sticky Remnants Wash Up Sporadically On Gulf Beaches

As they walk the sands of Orange Beach, Alabama, two scientists have no difficulty finding traces of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, in fact, the Auburn University researchers have a harder time making sure those traces don’t stick to their feet.

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North Sea Exclusion Zone

North Sea Exclusion Zone

A cloud of explosive natural gas boiling out of the North Sea from a leak at Total’s abandoned Elgin platform forced wider evacuations off the Scottish coast on Tuesday as the French firm warned it may take six months to halt the flow.

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Large Marine Protected Areas Work for Dolphins

Large Marine Protected Areas Work for Dolphins

Ecologists in New Zealand have shown for the first time that Marine Protected Areas, long advocated as a way of protecting threatened marine mammals, actually work.

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Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup : 2011 Report

Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup : 2011 Report

Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup has become the world’s largest volunteer effort for ocean health. Nearly nine million volunteers from 152 countries and locations have cleaned 145 million pounds of trash from the shores of lakes, streams, rivers, and the ocean on just one day each year.

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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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