Clean Ocean Access (COA) has announced that they have joined together with the Newport Bermuda Race Clean Regattas effort to help rid the oceans of marine debris and work towards a more sustainable future.

Together, they invite sailors, crew, volunteers, and everyone to join them this Wednesday, June 13th at Surfers End Second Beach for a beach cleanup from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. to bring real time awareness to the problem of litter entering our oceans.

All are welcome, no registration required.

For more information, visit www.cleanoceanaccess.org.

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