***For Immediate Release***
April 15, 2013
Lindsay McNamara, Clean Ocean Action, Press Inquiries (732) 872-0111 (office)
Clean Ocean Action Releases 2012 Annual Beach Sweeps Report
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly featuring the Roster of the Ridiculous
WHO: Clean Ocean Action
WHEN: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 11:30 AM
WHAT: The release of the data results from the 2012 Annual Beach Sweeps. The data will highlight the trends, unusual items collected, and other observations from Clean Ocean Action’s 27th Annual Beach Sweep. The Beach Sweeps are a bi-annual statewide event that cleans New Jersey’s beaches and waterways. Volunteers record data on the items collected.
WHERE: Gazebo at Pier Village in Long Branch, NJ
WHY: Clean Ocean Action’s Annual Beach Sweep Reports provide evidence of local pollution problems and call citizens, elected officials, and corporations to action for pollution prevention initiatives.
Clean Ocean Action also invites citizens to participate in Clean Ocean Action’s 28th Annual Spring Beach Sweeps Saturday, April 27 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.