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 26, 2015

Potential of Seagrass to Combat Climate Change

Potential of Seagrass to Combat Climate Change

Seagrass ecosystems could play a key role in combating climate change, researchers have discovered. However, due to their shallow coastal habitat the aquatic plant is particularly prone to human disturbance – globally 24 per cent of seagrass species are now classified as threatened or near threatened.

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Nature Confronts Politics in North Carolina

Nature Confronts Politics in North Carolina

As local politicians underestimate rising sea levels, coastal communities are coming up with their own plans.

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Swimmer’s Death in Florida Brings New Attention To Rip Current Dangers

Swimmer’s Death in Florida Brings New Attention To Rip Current Dangers

Weather officials are warning of another day of rough surf after a Memorial Day weekend that saw three deaths – including one person in Brevard County – and dozens of rescues along Central Florida coasts.

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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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