Coastal Care

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Category: Celebrate

The Roman Law of Nature: Protecting The Sea, Seashore and Sand

The Roman Law of Nature: Protecting The Sea, Seashore and Sand

A text excerpt from the Roman Empire’s Justinian Code, 535 AD contains provisions clearly protecting the sea, seashore, and sand.

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Be A Greener Beach Bum

Be A Greener Beach Bum

Are you one of millions who will enjoy some of the summer sun at the beach? Did you know that some of the choices we make at home and while on vacation can actually contaminate the very same waters we can’t wait to get in?

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Australia creates largest area of marine reserves

Australia creates largest area of marine reserves

Australia has created the world’s largest network of marine reserves and will restrict fishing as well as oil and gas exploration in a major step to safeguard the environment and access to food.

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World’s Strangest Beaches

World’s Strangest Beaches

Most of us would relish a day at any old beach. But there’s a certain thrill in sinking your toes into sand at a different kind of shore…

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Picasso and Beach Culture: a Cocktail of Sand and Sensuality

Picasso and Beach Culture: a Cocktail of Sand and Sensuality

Amid the new freedoms of the 1920s, Picasso invented the beach… mythologizing the traditional seaside in works that go far beyond impressionist marine painting.

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The Coral Triangle Day is Under Way!

The Coral Triangle Day is Under Way!

The first ever Coral Triangle Day is celebrated on June 9, at beaches in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, and Fiji, to highlight the importance of marine conservation and to raise awareness of marine biodiversity, in an area where fast population and economic growth have fuelled unsustainable coastal development and boosted demand for expensive marine resources.

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World Oceans Day 2012

World Oceans Day 2012

June 8 marks the 20th observance of World Oceans Day, a global event that has been recognized by the United Nations since 2008. “…One network has linked every creature on Earth since the beginning of time: the Oceans that cover more than 70% of our planet’s surface…”

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From Rocks and Reefs

From Rocks and Reefs

Joseph Bellows Gallery is pleased to feature an exhibition titled, “From Rocks and Reefs,” by Nick Veasey. Inspired by the seminal work of one of the pioneers of photography, Anna Atkins, British photographer Nick Veasey has created an intriguing body of work with his cyanotypes of x-rays of seaweed…

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Miami City’s Skyline, Through the Reflex System of a Camera ; By Marc Martinez Sarrado

Miami City’s Skyline, Through the Reflex System of a Camera ; By Marc Martinez Sarrado

Miami City’s Skyline Through the Reflex System of a Camera, is an image from Marc Martinez Sarrado.

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SAF Video

Beach of the Month

Photo of the Month

Plastic Pollution

Sand Wars – United Nations-GEA

Sand Mining Detrimental Effects

The World’s Beaches

Coastal Care Junior

NASA – Fly along with NASA’s fleet of Earth science missions and observe Earth from a global perspective in an immersive, 3-D environment.

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