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
COA RANKS IN NATION'S TOP 10!
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.
Businesses located at the Jersey Shore understand the importance of a clean ocean and its ability to generate over $32.4 billion in tourism dollars, and billions more in commercial and recreational fishing.
Each participating business in COA's "It's a Jersey Shore Thing" campaign chose a sponsorship level and will fundraise from Memorial Day to Labor Day – the 99 days of summer to support COA's mission and protect the ocean.
A Kneaded Vacation, Red Bank, NJ
Canyon Pass Provisions, Fair Haven, NJ
Guaranteed Plants and Florist, Locust, NJ
Henry's Landmark Jewelers, Ocean City, NJ
Lusty Lobster, Highlands, NJ
Pinot's Palette, Red Bank, NJ
Shutters, Fair Haven, NJ
Synergy Yoga, Fair Haven, NJ
Weston Gallery, Manasquan, NJ
Each Business has a unique event or summer-long way to support COA, learn more here.
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.
When Shopping for friends and family remember to use Amazon Smile and a donation is made to Clean Ocean Action! Click the photo below to shop.