Impact of a worldwide coastal cleanup

Each year in September, hundreds of thousands of volunteers of all ages from every continent band together to form an enormous army of volunteers to clean up beaches, lakes, and streams both on land and underwater. The annual event is called the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) and is organized by the Ocean Conservancy to remove trash and clean up water sources and to promote pollution prevention by educating and empowering people to become a part of the marine debris solution. Continue reading