Coastal Care

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Day: September 28, 2016

The world passes 400ppm carbon dioxide threshold. Permanently

The world passes 400ppm carbon dioxide threshold. Permanently

In the centuries to come, history books will likely look back on September 2016 as a major milestone for the world’s climate. At a time when atmospheric carbon dioxide is usually at its minimum, the monthly value failed to drop below 400 parts per million.

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Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused widespread marsh erosion

Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused widespread marsh erosion

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill six years ago caused widespread marsh erosion that may be permanent in some places, according to a new analysis of 270 miles of the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts.

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What Do A Band-Aid, Plastic Bag, And Balloon Have In Common?

What Do A Band-Aid, Plastic Bag, And Balloon Have In Common?

…” I saw all three In my 3.3km swim across the Strait Of Messina. Even though this waterway is known as a biodiversity hotspot, I saw no fish during what ended up being a nearly 5.2km swim…”

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Lebanese shun pricey, polluted beaches for trips abroad

Lebanese shun pricey, polluted beaches for trips abroad

In a country like Lebannon, stretching along the Mediterranean, finding a beach to relax in the summer, should not be a problem. But as private developers have gobbled up seafront land, and families complain of ever-more polluted waters, many Lebanese say it is cheaper and cleaner to fly abroad than go to the beach at home…

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Plastic Pollution

Sand Wars – United Nations-GEA

Sand Mining Detrimental Effects

The World’s Beaches

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