Makapu`u Beach Clean-up

Before the clean-up
Before the clean-up
After the clean-up After the clean-up
All photos: ©B.E.A.C.H.

Thank you to the volunteers who removed over 3000 pounds of marine debris (rope, derelict fishing nets, and all types of plastic) from Makapu`u beach on Sunday 22nd July, 2007. Special thanks to Putney Student Travel students who came from the mainland to do community service work on O`ahu. Thanks also to the two other groups who participated: Marimed Foundation and Kiewit Building Group. Thank you to our prize sponsors Kale's Natural Foods (who also donated water), Wet Feet Aina Haina, and Ben & Jerry's.

Prize Sponsors

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Coral Photograph Credit to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce and Dr. James P. McVey. Dolphins, Japanese Angelfish, Green turtle, and Laysan Albatross photos by James Watt. Humpback whale photo by James Mobeley

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