Clean Coasts, An Taisce Environmental Education Unit
What do we do?
Clean Coasts are creating a tangible and immediate improvement on Ireland’s coastal environment through,
Organising 100s of beach clean-ups each year
Mobilising thousands of volunteers, removing large quantities of marine litter from our coastline.
Promoting and facilitating coastal clean-ups and marine litter surveys.
Clean Coasts has grown over the years and now includes two main national clean-up drives – Coca-Cola Clean Coasts Week and the Big Beach Clean. Our volunteering has expanded to include Corporate Volunteering and the Ocean Hero Awards also.
Other aspects include:
Green Coast Award
Love Your Coast Photography competition
Clean Coasts Roadshows
Ocean Hero Award
Clean Coasts also operate several campaigns in Ireland including Think Before You Flush and international campaigns #2minutebeachclean and Beat the Microbead.