South Bay Surfer Helping To Clean Up Beaches In Half Moon Bay, South AfricaBillions of pounds of plastic and other pollutants end up in the ocean every year. This week's Jefferson Award winner is a San Mateo County woman who has been rounding up her small coastal community to help clean it up.
Researchers Find Large Amount Of Tiny, Harmful Plastic Pellets On Ocean BeachA global research project to track one kind of beach debris is raising an alarming concern that there may be a lot more plastic in the ocean than we ever imagined.
San Francisco Beach Cleanup Volunteers Track Trash to Shame Litter LeadersAn effort to beautify a popular San Francisco beach on Sunday turned the focus away from those who toss garbage to those who manufacture it.
Coastal Cleanup Volunteers Remove More Than A Ton Of Garbage From Around Monterey BayVolunteers removed more than one and a half tons of garbage from around Monterey Bay Saturday.