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 28, 2015

Peru Planning to Dam Amazon’s Main Source and Displace 1000s

Peru Planning to Dam Amazon’s Main Source and Displace 1000s

Peru is proposing to build more than 20 dams on the main trunk of the currently free-flowing River Maranon, which births in the Andes and is the River Amazon’s main source.

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Croatian Dilemma: Oil in the Adriatic, or Tourism

Croatian Dilemma: Oil in the Adriatic, or Tourism

Despite surging opposition to pumping crude in the waters of one of Europe’s fastest-growing summer travel destinations, the Croatian government is determined to boost the state’s poor finances by offering several exploration licenses to foreign energy companies.

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Whale Washes Ashore In 12th Recent Death in California

Whale Washes Ashore In 12th Recent Death in California

Another dead whale washed ashore in Northern California, the 12th carcass that has appeared in the past few months and marks a higher-than-normal number of deaths.

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U.S. Hopes Chinese Island-Building Will Spur Asian Response

U.S. Hopes Chinese Island-Building Will Spur Asian Response

Washington hopes Southeast Asian nations to take a more united stance against China’s rapid acceleration this year of construction on disputed reefs.

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Mysterious Oil Globs Close 7 Miles of Los Angeles-Area Beach

Mysterious Oil Globs Close 7 Miles of Los Angeles-Area Beach

Nearly 7 miles of Los Angeles-area coastline was closed to beachgoers Thursday as scientists investigated mysterious balls of tar washing ashore.

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