You'll probably be disgusted when you find a bunch of cigarette butts, plastic straws, and other trash. And then you'll realize how important it is to help Clean Ocean Action collect data and get the garbage out of the sand.
We should tell the waitress we don't want straws and that way she won't even put them on the table. She said more and more customers have been doing that and she's happy with this new movement to be a little kinder to the earth and marine life.
Barnegat Bay Day is a tradition here in Ocean County for 12 years that brings about fun activities for the whole family. Barnegat Bay Day is a day dedicated to children and adults that want to know more about the bay and the creatures "who live in, around, over and under it"...
In an effort to be environmentally friendly, the Borough of Monmouth Beach passes an ordinance to limit the use of single use plastic bags, polystyrene foam containers and plastic straws by businesses.