Cleanups

The sandy anemones diet now contains plastic

We are all familiar with sea “amnemonemomnes” …or are we? After the popular family feature, many people would hear “anemone” and envision its large tentacles and resident clownfish. There are also many South Africans with fond memories of anemones closing in quickly when prodded. These…
Christie Munro
November 30, 2020
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Women on Waves

My husband is a surfer and when we first started dating more than 20 years ago, I would hang out on the beach while he surfed. That got boring after a while and I decided to give it a bash. I started out at Muizenberg…
Aaniyah Omardien
November 2, 2020
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International Coastal Cleanup Day 2020

On Saturday, 19 September 2020 communities around the world came together to collect waste along their coastlines. More than 40 registered cleanups took place In Cape Town and the Overberg region, of which 30 were open to the public. International Coastal Cleanup Day is one…
Megan-Rose Francis
September 30, 2020
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International Coastal Cleanup Day

It's almost International Coastal Cleanup Day! With just under five days to International Coastal Cleanup Day (ICC) on the 19 September; we thought we would give you all the details you need to #CleanOn The first ICC day began over 30 years ago, and every…
Megan-Rose Francis
September 14, 2020
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Women and Water

The Beach Co-op recognises that families and communities strengthen the bonds that support regenerative activities. We are actively trying to build ocean communities that care for our marine environment - not only because the ocean has intrinsic value itself, but also because it provides clean…
Aaniyah Omardien
September 3, 2020