Finishin up the cleanup, almost…

20141117_152027Today we helped out to finish up the weekend cleanup and removed the trash. We left behind the 31 engine oil filters and aim to work with the environmental police to track down who left these on the shoreline.

Monthly Meetings

2014_11_17_monthly_meetingsOur monthly meeting is on Tuesday, November 18th at 7PM at the Newport Public Library. It is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend. Here is a quick AWESOME update for 2015, these will be good events and we’ll bring cookies for dessert!

Idea becomes a program, good stuff!

IMG_3097An awesome shot of Easton’s Beach from our Seaweed Nutrient Analysis Program team. Every Saturday they collect 6 water samples, 6 seaweed samples and take this picture. Thanks to everyone who helped turn this idea into a program!

Mid-Day Saturday, you outside, yes…

2014_11_14_Gull_CoveOn Saturday at 12PM you can join with Clean Ocean Access and be part of the first phase of the Marine Debris Solutions Lifecycle Project (MDSLP) at Gull Cove Fishing Area. Hot Chocolate and Coffee provided by Empire Tea & Coffee and marsh mellows from Stop&Shop. You want to get outside tomorrow, and this will feel good!

Mission 2.Ocean

2014_11_09_MIssion_2_OceanIt is with excitement and sincere gratitude to let you know that on Thursday evening at Green Drinks we received a donation from to support our Marine Debris Solutions Lifecycle project (MDSLP). It is great to see local businesses working on innovative ways to up cycle plastic and at the same time helping to fix the problems of the past. We look forward to working together with Mission 2.Ocean into the future. Thanks also to everyone who came to Green Drinks on Thursday night, Kara for making it happen, Bill for hosting the event and providing the great food and Tyson for an inspiring talk on how Sailors for The Sea are healing the ocean.