We all have the power to step up and make ourselves heard by our elected officials, so raise your voice and ask policymakers to protect our oceans and waterways by signing a pledge to take action. The more signatures, the wider the impact.
Collectively, we can make a difference. Click the button below to get started.
When we all get involved, real change happens. The challenges to stopping plastic pollution can seem daunting - but overcoming them is possible. It’s going to take all of us – businesses, governments and individuals – working together to solve this complex problem. It starts with understanding the tangible things that make a meaningful difference. And then, most importantly, taking action to make those changes happen.
ALLIANCE FOR THE GREAT LAKESVolunteer at an Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup Near You! Each year, thousands of volunteers join Alliance for the Great Lakes Adopt-a-Beach events on all five Great Lakes. They remove tens of thousands of pounds of litter and collect data at each event.
LOVE OF WATERLove the water. Protect our oceans. Whether you live by a lake, ocean, river, or neighborhood pool, there are tons of great water recreation opportunities to explore. You might become even more passionate about protecting our oceans the more fun you have in and around the water!
KEEP LEARNINGKeep learning about the ocean-plastic crisis. The more you know, the bigger the impact you can make. Increase your ocean-plastic IQ with resources to help you dive even deeper into the topic. Learn about small ways to reduce plastic consumption. Click Here
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Consider using these free tools and resources to educate yourself as well as your friends, family and school about the ocean plastic crisis. The more people learn about the issue, the more they’ll care, and the more we can take collective action to turn the tide before it’s too late.
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