Beach Environmental Awareness Campaign Hawai‘i & Aina Haina Public Library present a special event for

“Protecting the Ocean and Our Health – Plastic Reduction Solutions”
a free public talk by Suzanne Frazer

Saturday 8th June, 2013
2:30pm - 4:00pm

Aina Haina Public Library, 5246 Kalanianaole Highway, Honolulu

click here for flyer

Photo: © James Watt
In honour of World Ocean Day, Suzanne Frazer, Co-Founder of the Beach Environmental Awareness Campaign Hawai‘i (B.E.A.C.H.) will speak about the importance of the ocean and the urgent need to take action to protect it. Suzanne will speak about solutions to plastic - how our everyday choices and actions can make a difference to protecting our health as well as the
environment and marine life. This talk will include information about chemicals in plastic, persistant organic pollutants and the impacts of plastic on marine life and the environment. Come and be inspired and empowered to make simple, easy changes to protect your health and the ocean.

Suzanne Frazer founded B.E.A.C.H. with Dean Otsuki in 2006. Suzanne and Dean volunteer full-time with B.E.A.C.H. They recently received the Astrid and Donald Monson Community Action Award given for outstanding contributions to protecting Hawai‘i’s environment and marine life. In 2008 they received the Living Reef Award which honours groups and individuals that go above and beyond in their actions to make a difference in preserving the reefs.

Win door prizes from Beach Environmental Awareness Campaign Hawai`i.

Photo: © Suzanne Frazer Photo: © Dean Otsuki Photo: © Ron Prendergast Photo: © Suzanne Frazer

World Ocean Day is being celebrated with activities worldwide.  It is an opportunity to reflect on the ocean’s importance in our lives, to learn more about the ocean and to take time to do something good for our ocean planet.  It’s up to each of us to help ensure that the ocean is protected and conserved for future generations through positive changes in our daily lives.

back to calendar

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

Unless noted otherwise, the contents of this website are Copyright © 2006-2020 B.E.A.C.H. Please ask permission before using any text, graphics or photographs from this website.