Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted a cleanup at Stringham Road with support and participation from Portsmouth Maritime, Portsmouth Refit, LMI, Ocean Link, Rail Explorers, Hinckley, Cay, New England Boatworks, S&S, East Coast Yacht Sales, Doug Wielhouwer, Northstar Yacht Sales, Kiwi Marine, Gulf Stream Grille and the Navy officers from the supply support team from Naval Station Newport.

30 volunteers came together to remove approximately 700 pounds of debris from Stringham Road. Among the debris were car and motorcycle tires, metal pipes and a toaster oven. We are excited to continue this long lasting stewardship effort with the marine trade industry in Portsmouth at Stringham Road.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).