Indonesian activists use a new tool to stop trash from flowing into the sea

Bali Plastic Pollution

Bali Plastic Pollution
Plastic pollution, Kuta beach, Bali. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


An Indonesian environmental group in Bali, Make A Change World, started using ‘floating walls’ to clean local rivers. These barriers are made with wire and pipes that stop rubbish flowing from waterways into the sea…

Read Full Article and Watch Video, SCMP (07-21-2020)

In Bali, young people lead the fight as a plastic plague threatens paradise; MongaBay (02-19-2020)

Bali Proposes a Tourist Tax to Clean Up Plastic Pollution; Yale E360 (01-25-2019)

Plastic, plastic, plastic’: British diver films sea of rubbish off Bali; Guardian UK (03-06-2018)

Plastic Pollution: When The Mermaids Cry, The Great Plastic Tide, Coastal Care
Washed out on our coasts in obvious and clearly visible form, the plastic pollution spectacle blatantly unveiling on our beaches is only the prelude of the greater story that unfolded further away in the world’s oceans, yet mostly originating from where we stand: the land…

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