Coastal Care

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

Category: Climate Change

‘Kids are taking the streets’: climate activists plan avalanche of events as 2020 election looms

‘Kids are taking the streets’: climate activists plan avalanche of events as 2020 election looms

Organizers in the youth climate movement plan an avalanche of activities beginning next week, determined to make the future of the climate the major issue of the 2020 election.

Read More
How climate change is impacting Antarctica’s ecosystem, Video

How climate change is impacting Antarctica’s ecosystem, Video

The frozen continent of Antarctica may be far from the world’s population centers – but what happens in the rest of the world is having a big impact there.

Read More
Catalan coast and Balearic Islands have been ravaged by Storm Gloria

Catalan coast and Balearic Islands have been ravaged by Storm Gloria

A storm surge on the east coast of Spain has swept 3km (two miles) inland, devastating land in the Ebro river delta south of Barcelona.

Read More
The ‘Blob,’ a massive marine heat wave, led to an unprecedented seabird die-off

The ‘Blob,’ a massive marine heat wave, led to an unprecedented seabird die-off

From 2015–2016, 62,000 dead common murres washed onto U.S. and Canadian Pacific coast beaches. All together, an estimated 10 to 20 percent of the region’s total population was wiped out.

Read More
‘We can’t wait’: Maldives desperate for funds as islands risk going under

‘We can’t wait’: Maldives desperate for funds as islands risk going under

The tropical Maldives may lose entire islands unless it can quickly access cheap financing to fight the impact of climate change, its foreign minister said.

Read More
Global warming cited as Antarctica’s chinstrap penguin population drops by half

Global warming cited as Antarctica’s chinstrap penguin population drops by half

The numbers have dropped across the region as average temperatures have soared by more than five degrees over 50 years. That increase is about five-times the global average.

Read More
Venice canals almost dry, two months after severe floods

Venice canals almost dry, two months after severe floods

Low tides have left canals in Venice almost dry, just two months after severe flooding left much of the Italian city under water.

Read More
A great carbon reckoning comes to architecture

A great carbon reckoning comes to architecture

Practitioners have finally begun taking a more nuanced approach to the carbon emitted by new buildings. Are they too late?

Read More
Greenland’s Rapid Melt Will Mean More Flooding

Greenland’s Rapid Melt Will Mean More Flooding

The Greenland Ice Sheet is rapidly melting, having lost 3.8 trillion tons of ice between 1992 and 2018. Changes to the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets are of considerable societal importance, as they directly impact global sea levels, which are a result of climate change.

Read More

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.

error: Content is protected !!