An astounding 560,000 volunteers in 91 countries picked up more than 16 million pounds of trash in the 2014 International Coastal Cleanup organized by Ocean Conservancy. Source
Some infographics to show the impact of the event.
Visit the Ocean Conservancy page to download the full report and learn more about the marine debris and water pollution collected during the global effort.
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