Clean Ocean Action

Clean Ocean Advocate, September 2005

Dive for Trash - October 8

     Divers are gearing up for the 10th Annual Underwater Cleanup, hosted by Divers Two, at the “L” Street boat ramp in Belmar, NJ, on October 8 (rain date: October 9).  Check-in starts at 9:30am, followed by orientation at 10:15am, and the cleanup at 10:30am.  COA’s Tony Totah will conduct a marine life identification and release at 11:30 am.  All are invited, and non-divers are needed to assist at the surface.  This event may be rescheduled due to weather conditions.  For information and updates, contact Divers Two at 732-776-7755 or

20th Anniversary Fall Beach Sweeps - October 22

     COA is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Beach Sweeps, the longest running cleanup effort of its kind in the nation.  Please join COA and thousands of volunteers at the Fall Beach Sweeps at more than 55 locations (for sites, visit our website), and/or help locate corporate sponsorship in your area.  Sponsorship packages are available and may include a monetary donation, advertising space, or cleanup materials such as work gloves and pencils.  Many local businesses and their employees are unaware of this tremendous effort.  Please call Jennifer at 732-872-0111 to help with sponsor ideas and corporate outreach.


49 Avenel Blvd.
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Field Office:

Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook, New Jersey

Voice: (732) 872-0111
FAX: (732) 872-8041

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