Coastal Care

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

Tag: Oil Pollution

Corporations Won’t Self-Regulate

Corporations Won’t Self-Regulate

The question haunting everyone is: how was this allowed to happen?

Read More
Off Florida, skimming boats fight oil spill

Off Florida, skimming boats fight oil spill

Aided by a strong southwesterly wind and waves averaging 4 to 6 feet, the unprecedented threat to Florida’s economy and environment lurks in the dark Gulf waters uncomfortably close to the white sandy beaches.

Read More
Thad Allen: Oil Spill Is ‘Holding The Gulf Hostage’

Thad Allen: Oil Spill Is ‘Holding The Gulf Hostage’

“We’re making the right progress. I don’t think anyone should be pleased as long as there’s oil in the water,” Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen.

Read More
Gulf oil spill: Cap starts doing its job, but officials remain cautious

Gulf oil spill: Cap starts doing its job, but officials remain cautious

Efforts to contain the flood of oil into the Gulf of Mexico showed the first signs of progress.

Read More

Isle Grand Terre, Louisiana; By Adam Griffith & Robert Young

Two months ago, few people had heard of the ironically-named Isle Grand Terre.

Read More
Cap collects some Gulf oil; crude washes into Fla.

Cap collects some Gulf oil; crude washes into Fla.

Waves of gooey tar balls crashed into the white sands of the Florida Panhandle on Friday as BP engineers adjusted a sophisticated cap over the Gulf oil gusher.

Read More
How the Gulf Oil Spill Hurt Animals

How the Gulf Oil Spill Hurt Animals

The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico threatens hundreds of species, and some of its effects may not be felt for months or longer.

Read More
Under Pressure to Block Oil, A Rush To Dubious Projects

Under Pressure to Block Oil, A Rush To Dubious Projects

In response to the widening disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, government officials have approved a plan to intercept the oil by building a 45-mile sand berm. But scientists fear the project is a costly boondoggle that will inflict further environmental damage and do little to keep oil off the coast.

Read More
Once again, BP experiment in Gulf spill hits snag

Once again, BP experiment in Gulf spill hits snag

BP fumbled its latest underwater experiment with the wild Gulf gusher, just like every other endeavor the company has tried to fix the nation’s worst oil spill.

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 !!