The Waves of Action “For the Shore” program is a long term volunteer effort to assist the people, businesses, habitats, and waterways impacted from Superstorm Sandy through monthly clean up days. So far, Waves of Action has brought over 11,550 volunteers to over 187 clean up sites in many towns affected by Superstorm Sandy from Cape May, NJ, to Hampton Bays, NY. For more information or to volunteer, please visit www.ForTheShore.org.
COA’s 25th Annual Student Summit took place on Tuesday, May 21 and Wednesday, May 22. Student Summit is a seaside symposium for middle school students that expands learning beyond the classroom with hands-on, marine and environmental education. This year, programs and topics were focused on the ecological effects of Superstorm Sandy.
Click here to view the 2012 Beach Sweeps Report