Title: Be the Solution to Ocean Pollution

Pathogen Pollution in the Navesink River: Addressing Fecal Contamination in the Navesink River Watershed 

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Summer Beach Alerts & Advisories

Please check njbeaches.org from mid-May to mid-September for current beach status updates and results from water quality samples. For information on the Gateway National Recreation Area at Sandy Hook please nps.gov

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COA is pleased to announce that we have once again achieved the coveted status of Charity Navigator's 4-Star rating. CN is the nation's leading charity evaluator and rates non-profits in two areas - Accountability and Transparency, and Financial Health. Thanks to our ocean of supporters, COA is ranked in the Top 10 of organizations that work on ocean issues.

Interested in Volunteering for COA this summer? Join our C.O.A.S.T. Campaign. Click here to view available sign up slots or email coast@(Spam protected email address)CleanOceanAction.org for more information.

Join the Pack on Saturday, Sept. 24th! Register Your FURiend for COA's Sandy Paws Today!

 Visit COASandyPaws.org to sign up, for a complete list of locations, and to learn how you can organize a Pack or walk near you!




Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015

President Obama signed the Microbead-Free Waters Act into law in December 2015. The Act will prohibit the sale of personal care products containing microbeads by July 1, 2018. Click the picture below to learn how this law will affect you! 

For more information about COA's microplastics research and research happening within the NY/NJ region, click here






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