Coastal Care

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

Day: April 5, 2013

Investing in Renewable Energy Means Investing in Lives

Investing in Renewable Energy Means Investing in Lives

Residents of Albion, a small village in Pointe-aux-Caves, western Mauritius, say that by opposing the construction of a new coal power plant near their homes, they are defending their constitutional right to live.

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Western Australia’s Scott Reef Has Recovered from Mass Bleaching

Western Australia’s Scott Reef Has Recovered from Mass Bleaching

Isolated coral reefs can recover from catastrophic damage as effectively as those with nearby undisturbed neighbours, a long-term study by marine biologists from the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) and the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (CoECRS) has shown.

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Horned Ghost Crabs Change Camouflage From Day To Night

Horned Ghost Crabs Change Camouflage From Day To Night

Horned ghost crabs change their appearance from day to night for camouflage, a study has revealed. They can even match the colours of particular grains of sand found on the beach where they occur.

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Post Sandy: The Jersey Shore’s Susceptibility to Major Storms

Post Sandy: The Jersey Shore’s Susceptibility to Major Storms

Could the inflicted damage to the coastline have been avoided with advance preparation?

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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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