The Vida Azul Foundation, which represents the Ocean Conservancy in the DR, reports that their beach clean-up day in September produced almost 200,000 pounds of refuse from 147 kms of beaches, and riverbanks, reports El Nuevo Diario (Oct.
What does OC stand for?
OC stands for Ocean Conservancy
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This data has been forwarded to Ocean Conservancy, which works to mitigate marine debris.
fisheries for generations, and has had profound negative effects on the health of marine ecosystems and coastal communities," said Chris Dorsett of the nonprofit Ocean Conservancy.
According to the Ocean Conservancy, a dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico--where the Mississippi River dumps untold gallons of polluted water every second--has expanded to over 18,000 square kilometers in the last decade.
This is a snapshot of one day, one moment in time, but it serves as a powerful reminder of our carelessness and how our disparate and random actions actually have a collective and global impact," said president of the Ocean Conservancy Vikki Spruill.
In addition to its online launch, the site and the service were also featured at the San Francisco Green Festival, Offering a choice of phones and calling plans from Audubon Mobile, National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) Mobile, National Wildlife Federation (NWF) Mobile and Ocean Conservancy Wireless, wireless subscribers can select and sign up for their favorite conservation organization and know that they are supporting that organization's mission.