Clean Ocean Action

Hurricane Arthur Hits North Carolina's Outer Banks

Thousands Participate In Jersey Shore Beach Cleanup

Thousands of volunteers have swept across dozens of Jersey Shore beaches as part of an environmental group’s annual cleanup program.


Beach goers walk in the Atlantic Ocean - Atlantic City, NJ (file / credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Lautenberg, Pallone Push Faster Testing Of NJ Ocean Waters

Expanding on the Beach Act of 2000, the lawmakers are introducing new legislation which would require more rapid testing of the New Jersey’s ocean water.


Syringe (credit: AP)

Two Syringes Wash Up On Jersey Shore

Two syringes that washed up on Monmouth Beach over the weekend are stirring up sore feelings of the past.


Trash and debris are seen on a Sandy Hook beach in New Jersey - Apr 19, 2011 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Record Amount Of Trash Hauled From N.J. Beaches

It’s a dubious distinction for New Jersey. Clean Ocean Action says 475,321 pieces of trash were collected from 127 miles of shoreline.