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 17, 2015

Dealing with Beach Erosion; Maintenance, Monitoring Program Eyed; AL

Dealing with Beach Erosion; Maintenance, Monitoring Program Eyed; AL

Since a $50,000 beach repair emergency project was completed last July, a large chunk of beach has eroded and the council will soon consider implementing a beach monitoring and maintenance program.

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A City Without a Shore: Rem Koolhaas, Dalieh and the Paving of Beirut’s Coast

A City Without a Shore: Rem Koolhaas, Dalieh and the Paving of Beirut’s Coast

A development frenzy has wiped out the natural coastline of Lebanon, replacing it with concreted marinas and upscale resorts that are off-limits to the public. Now developers have their eye on the last bit of Beirut waterfront

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East Antarctica Melting Could be Explained by 2 Oceanic Gateways

East Antarctica Melting Could be Explained by 2 Oceanic Gateways

Researchers have discovered two seafloor gateways that could allow warm ocean water to reach the base of Totten Glacier, East Antarctica’s largest and most rapidly thinning glacier. The discovery probably explains the glacier’s extreme thinning and raises concerns about how it will affect sea level rise.

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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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