Coastal Care

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

Day: July 12, 2016

Plastic ‘tsunami’ trashes Hong Kong beaches

Plastic ‘tsunami’ trashes Hong Kong beaches

A deluge of garbage is overwhelming Hong Kong beaches. In what some refer to as a trash ‘tsunami,’ Hong Kong beaches have seen an estimated six to 10 times the usual amount of trash recently. And most of that garbage is plastic that won’t easily decompose.

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Stunning Plastic Bag Landscapes Will Make You Think Twice About Tossing Your Trash

Stunning Plastic Bag Landscapes Will Make You Think Twice About Tossing Your Trash

Photographer Vilde Rolfsen thinks political art is more important than ever. Vilde Rolfsen’s photos ― which resemble aerial shots of mountain ranges ― aren’t showing nature at all. Just the opposite: Her series “Plastic Bag Landscapes” catalogs waste that she found in the street.

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South Carolina says no to Wild Dunes beach erosion walls

South Carolina says no to Wild Dunes beach erosion walls

Experimental removable seawalls have been ordered to be taken down in front of erosion-imperiled condos and houses.

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Namibia: Illegal Sand Miners to Face The Music

Namibia: Illegal Sand Miners to Face The Music

Ever-escalating illegal sand mining operations which have been largely ignored over the years could soon become a thing of the past as government has warned that offenders would face the consequences of their actions.

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