One Man Beach Clean Up in Maine

Thanks to Harold in Maine for sharing his project with Protect the Ocean. Make sure to visit his blog!

Once a week I troll two sections of my local beach, picking up any and all man-made bits of flotsam & trash that I find. One section is busier in-season; the other section is farther away from the crowds. I clean, catalog, and report on what’s there in my blog. Along the way, if something pops out, I learn about it, and share what I’ve discovered.

And what I’ve discovered is that even in quiet, serene southern Maine there is a ghastly marine plastic pollution problem.

It’s such a beautiful world. It should stay that way. Hopefully I’m doing my small part to bring awareness & help out.

Visits Harold’s Blog: http://theflotsamdiaries.blogspot.com

And FaceBook Page: http://www.facebook.com/FlotsamDiaries

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2 replies
  1. JT says:

    Thank you, Harold, for the tireless dedication. People think it happens in a big huge global scale. The fact is that we ALL have a part in making or breaking the planet. Each of us can be part of the problem or part of the solution. I salute you, sir, for choosing to help.

    JT

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  2. moorthy says:

    To many, plastic is a modern-day miracle: versatile, cheap to produce and durable. To others it is a scourge: a ubiquitous, non degradable pollutant that threatens to choke the global environment. ……………………………

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