Beach Cleanup SUCCESS!

Wow! We continue to be grateful for the generosity of our friends! As you know from reading this post, we arranged a Beach Cleanup to coincide with Project AWARE’s Debris Month of Action.

We selected a short stretch of beach on the east side of our beautiful island. Here is what it looked like Before…

before photo of september beach cleanup at blue angel cozumel
Before…

Birds and sea creatures like turtles eat this stuff. It fills their stomachs and ultimately, ends their life.

plastic, plastic everywhere
Before…

With eleven intrepid souls, we headed out for about two hours to pick this junk up! We were joined by an island visitor from Ireland, who was passing by on his scooter, and asked if he could join us! An enthusiastic YES!!! all are welcome.

beach cleanup, cozumel
hard at work

There is still much to be done, but we did make progress…

beach cleanup, cozumel, mexico
…After!

Thank you so much to all who participated, and who support these activities! Special thanks to Eva and Blue Angel Resort for providing us with snacks and refreshments, and to Juan and Verna of chac-choc tours, for providing transportation and a helper!

beach cleanup crew, cozumel mexico
Thank you so much!

Congratulations, and thank you!!

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