Coastal Care

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

Day: May 21, 2015

Sudden and Rapid Ice Loss Discovered in Antarctica

Sudden and Rapid Ice Loss Discovered in Antarctica

Scientists have observed a sudden increase of ice loss in a previously stable region of Antarctica. This makes the region the second largest contributor to sea level rise in Antarctica and the ice loss shows no sign of waning.

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Hawaii’s Waimanalo Bay Beach Park tops Dr. Beach’s list

Hawaii’s Waimanalo Bay Beach Park tops Dr. Beach’s list

Waimanalo Bay Beach Park was named the top beach on an annual top 10 list of U.S. beaches compiled by a coastal science professor known as Dr. Beach.

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Fiji: Beach Erosion

Fiji: Beach Erosion

Like most of coastal Fiji, beach erosion is one of the biggest issues faced by villages in the Yasawa Group.

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Company Responsible for Santa Barbara County Oil Spill Had Numerous Safety, Maintenance Infractions: Report

Company Responsible for Santa Barbara County Oil Spill Had Numerous Safety, Maintenance Infractions: Report

Pains Pipeline, the large Texas-based company responsible for the pipe that ruptured in Santa Barbara County, has accumulated 175 safety and maintenance infractions since 2006, according to federal records.

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State of Emergency Declared for Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Coast

State of Emergency Declared for Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Coast

The length grew from 4 miles to 9 overnight, an amount that was “more than we anticipated last night,” U.S Coast Guard Capt. Jennifer Williams said.

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Wildlife, Pristine Beaches Focus of ‘Aggressive’ Oil Spill Cleanup

Wildlife, Pristine Beaches Focus of ‘Aggressive’ Oil Spill Cleanup

A thick, black, greasy, 9-square-mile oil slick now snakes along what was the pristine coastline of Refugio State Beach.

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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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