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 27, 2015

Croatan Beach Residents Say too Much Dredging Hurts Shoreline, VA

Croatan Beach Residents Say too Much Dredging Hurts Shoreline, VA

The dredging main goal is the same as it is every year: to replace sand and build up dunes on a public beach that gets pummeled by storms nearly every winter.

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Baked Alaska

Baked Alaska

In the third week of May, it was warmer in Fairbanks, Alaska, than in Washington, D.C. In what has become a frequent occurrence in the past few years, temperature profiles in North America appeared to be upside down.

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When You Drill, You Spill.

When You Drill, You Spill.

The Santa Barbara County spill, one of the largest in California history, reiterates what we already know: We can’t extract oil and transport it without putting our beaches, wildlife, and coastal communities at risk. The sad fact is, when you drill, you spill.

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Lough Neagh Unauthorized Sand-Dredging, Ireland

Lough Neagh Unauthorized Sand-Dredging, Ireland

The Department of the Environment will confirm how it intends to deal with the controversial issue of sand dredging in Lough Neagh in the next few days. Sand has been removed from the lough since the 1930s, and is used to supply the construction industry.

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SAF Video

Beach of the Month

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Plastic Pollution

Sand Wars – United Nations-GEA

Sand Mining Detrimental Effects

The World’s Beaches

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