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Vans Triple Crown of Surfing – Reducing Waste with Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii

Earlier this month we got a call from a fellow non-profit called Sustainable Surf in regards to assisting at the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing and after speaking with them and Vans, we were invited to be incorporated officially into the Triple Crown. Our duties would be to build 5 trash diversion stations, keep them […]

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A Great INT’L Coastal Cleanup Day

Around the world, this past Saturday, communities were coming together to take care of their coastlines. Our focus was the West side of Oahu, specifically Nanakuli, Maili Beach, Pokai Bay, and Makaha. The types of trash found during the cleanup was a diverse mix with cigarette butts being, once again, the number 1 thing found […]

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SCH Receives $5,000 Grant From Patagonia

  All of us at Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii would like to extend sincere gratitude to the team at Patagonia, who recently presented us a check for $5,000 to help us fulfill our mission of “inspiring local communities to care for their coastlines through hands on beach cleanups.” Along with the grant check, Patagonia sent along […]

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Earth Day Totals

On April 20th 2013 Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii and Sea Life Park hosted The Earth Day Beach Cleanup and Arts & Music Festival. With the help of many other organizations, the event became the largest beach cleanup in Hawaii history! The totals are in and are listed below: Participants: 1,073 Trash: approx 4,500 lbs. Recycled: through […]

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Earth Day Beach Cleanup and Music Festival

Join us on 4/20 as we host an Earth Day Beach Cleanup and Music Festival. From 9:30 to Noon we will be cleaning beaches from Pyramid Rock on Kaneohe Marine Base all the way to Sandy Beach. Then everyone is invited to join us at Sea Life Park for an afternoon of live music, guest […]

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North Shore Cleanup – March 2nd

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More Photos from the I heART the Ocean Fundraiser

Thank you for your patience as we gathered, edited, and approved these photos. These were the photos taken by the lovely Jamie Ray (woman with the pirate hat). If you would like a high res copy of any of these feel free to contact events@sustainablecoastlineshawaii.org. Be sure to mark down March 2nd for our next […]

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I heART the Ocean – PHOTOS

The 1st Annual Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii Fundraiser was a resounding success. We raised three times the estimated goal and sold out the event a week prior to the big night. We thank all the supporters and volunteers who made the night possible. Below you will find the photos taken by our professional photographers of the […]

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PACON: Our first legitimate conference

We were invited to speak at PACON (Pacific Congress on Marine Science and Technology) this past week and the experience was awesome. The event was highlighting scientific breakthroughs across the pacific in 2012 along with strengthening the bonds while creating new ones between government, public, and private sectors. We spoke specifically about getting information that […]

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Cigarette Butt Sweep

“HONOLULU……WE HAVE A PROBLEM.” Sustainable Coastlines decided to tackle the pervasive problem of littered cigarette butts. With guidance from the Ocean Conservancy and help from Keep America Beautiful, Surfrider, and others we now have a plan implemented to see if we can make a difference on our coastlines relating to cigarette butts. Lots of tourists […]

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Get Involved

Help the environment

There are a lot of things you can do to reduce your impact on the environment yourself. Plastic bags for instance have a huge impact.

Why not bring your own while shopping?

What can I do?

Join us for these events!

  • March
    1
    Wanderlust Cleanup at Kahuku Beach
  • April
    19
    Earth Day at Kualoa
  • Summer time
    TBD
    TOWN CLEANUP

Host your own cleanup

Interested in hosting a beach clean up?

If so, here is a good overview to planning and implementing a successful beach clean up.

You can always email us too at info@sustainablecoastlineshawaii.org.

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