Coastal Care

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

Day: January 3, 2018

Deadly winter storm pummels South, targets Northeast

Deadly winter storm pummels South, targets Northeast

Forecasters have extended a winter storm warning from the Gulf Coast in Florida’s “Big Bend” region all the way up the Atlantic coast. They said hurricane-force winds blowing offshore on Thursday could generate 24-foot seas. Coastal flooding, downed trees and power lines were possible along the East Coast.

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These Birds Decorate Their Nests With Trash—Here’s Why

These Birds Decorate Their Nests With Trash—Here’s Why

As scientists study the makeup of birds’ nests, they’re looking for signs of human influence.

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The Texas Coastline Is Slowly Disappearing. Here’s How One Community Is Coping

The Texas Coastline Is Slowly Disappearing. Here’s How One Community Is Coping

The Lone Star State’s shoreline is experiencing one of the highest rates of land loss of any coastal area in the country due to a combination of subsidence, sea level rise and storm surges.

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World’s largest plastics plant rings alarm bells on Texas coast

World’s largest plastics plant rings alarm bells on Texas coast

Gas giant ExxonMobil seal a $10bn agreement with the state-owned Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) to build the world’s largest plastics facility on the Texas coast. The Exxon-Sabic project will fuel an anticipated 40% rise in global plastic production over the next decade.

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The World’s Beaches

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