Tag - sustainable coastlines

28
Nov

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 …

16
Oct

Reflections from Jamaica

Nutrient loss, Waste Water, and Marine Debris are such big issues that the United Nations has decided that their Environmental Program needs to have a conference to specifically address them. Yet, after years of discussion and the hard work of NGO’s around the world, the problem continues to get worse. Kailua Beach, Oahu – Sand …

23
Sep

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 …

16
May

JUNE 15 – BAMP partners with Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii for Marley Concert and Diamond Head Cleanup

On June 15th Sustainable Coastlines and Surfrider will be hosting a cleanup at Diamond Head. Last years efforts resulted in 2,800 lbs removed with the help of over 200 volunteers. This year we hope to increase awareness and participation. We want to inspire stewardship for this precious coastline that is used by beach goers and …

2
May

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 …

1
May

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 …

20
Mar

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 …

22
Feb

North Shore Cleanup – March 2nd

19
Feb

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 …

13
Feb

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 …