Category: The Cleaning of the Sea and Beaches

Cigarette Butts – a dangerous waste for marine life

  While the consequences of consuming tabacco on human health are widely known, the environmental damages caused by cigarette butts thrown away in nature are rarely addressed. As cigarette butts are not biodegradable, they pile up in vast …

WE CLEANED THE SEIANO BEACH

On Wednesday, 4th of April, after our usual Italian lesson, we went to Seiano, in Vico Equense, with the purpose of cleaning the beach. Stefano, a long time partisan and friend of the project M.A.R.E. invited us. There …

Garbage in the sea: Ieranto Bay.

The main task in project MARE is to maintain and monitor Ieranto bay. This includes a diverse range of tasks which includes cleaning the sea and the beaches. With changing winds and currents the amount of garbage in …