Fighting for Trash Free Seas

Ending the flow of trash at the source

2016 Data Release

The 30th Anniversary of the International Coastal Cleanup

In partnership with volunteer organizations and individuals around the globe, Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup engages people to remove trash from the world’s beaches and waterways, identify the sources of debris and change the behaviors.

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