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Beach cleans, survey of litter, and ecological surveys
by Plymouth Environmental Action (Non-governmental organization (NGO))
Beach cleans, survey of litter, and ecological surveys
To run 10 beach cleans, including all equipment and survey ID books and guides. Practical Conservation projects such as tree-planting, beach cleans and wildlife surveys in Plymouth and surrounding area UK.
Progress reports
14.1
By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Type of commitment
PLASTICS
  • Coastal clean-ups
14.a
Increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacity and transfer marine technology, taking into account the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Criteria and Guidelines on the Transfer of Marine Technology, in order to improve ocean health and to enhance the contribution of marine biodiversity to the development of developing countries, in particular small island developing States and least developed countries
Type of commitment
  • Scientific, socioeconomic and interdisciplinary research
  • Data access and sharing
  • Training and professional development
02/2019
10 beach cleans by February 2019
Financing (in USD)
500 USD
Basic information
Time-frame: Jan 2017 - Feb 2019
Partners
Plymouth Environmental Action (NGO), Sea-Changers (Other relevant actor)
Ocean Basins
  • North Atlantic
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Esther HUghes, Volunteer Project Officer, plymouthenvironmentalaction@hotmail.co.uk, (+44) 07749 818360
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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