Clean Ocean Action

Clean, epic waves were enjoyed by The COA Open surf contest competitors and spectators on October 24, 2020 at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park in Long Branch, NJ! Thank you to all sponsors, in kind sponsors, contestants, volunteers, spectators, and supporters for their donations and assistance in helping make this 3rd annual competition a success! The funds raised will help support COA's important work of ocean protection to ensure healthy water for marine life to thrive in and people to enjoy! Read more


Clean Ocean Action's Fall Beach Sweeps will be held on Saturday, October 23, 2021, from 9am - 12:30pm.

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Waves of thanks to all who joined Steward “Stewie” and his friends at the virtual Celebration of Clean Ocean Action’s 37th Birthday!

Did you miss our Virtual Under the Sea 37th Birthday Celebration, or want to watch it again? Check out the fin-tastic fun on COA’s YouTube Channel:

Special Thanks to Music Together Coastal Melodies, Jenkinson’s Aquarium and Lilo the live Penguin, and animal friends Otto, Khalil, Jaanu, Tyra, Lulu, and Teresa for making this a birthday to remember! It was great to “SEA” you in the Zoom Room! Thank you for “shell-a-brating” with us!


Waves of thanks to all those who tuned in to view The Ocean is Calling virtual celebration honoring the 35th Anniversary of the Beach Sweeps. Read more




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Long Branch, NJ 07740

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Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook, New Jersey

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