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 24, 2015

The Electric Eye of Cyclone Bansi

The Electric Eye of Cyclone Bansi

Though these images may look like they come from a science fiction movie, they are in fact photographs of tropical cyclone Bansi as seen at night by astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS). The images were taken when the ISS was east of Madagascar.

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What Happens When You Bring Sand to the Beach

What Happens When You Bring Sand to the Beach

A homeowners association, in San Diego County, California, claims that a $28.5 million sand-replenishment project has gone wrong. The 450,000 cubic yards of sand taken from offshore sites and placed on less than a mile of coastline created a flood hazard.

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Surfers Caught Inside This Week’s Monster Waves, Hawaii

Surfers Caught Inside This Week’s Monster Waves, Hawaii

Photographer and filmmaker Giora Koren, of Maui, shot dramatic footage of top big-wave surfers sought to conquer the massive waves that were crushing the beaches of Hawaii this week.

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The Costa Del Concrete: Europe’s Coastlines and Urban Sprawl

The Costa Del Concrete: Europe’s Coastlines and Urban Sprawl

Two French oceanography researchers expected to find pollution on their 8,345km, 14-month kayak journey from Gibraltar to Istanbul, but what shocked them was the endless spread of cities along the coast.

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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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