What are you doing this weekend? Whether you're heading to the beach or a cookout, don't forget reusable forks, spoons and knives. Better yet, make the entire day trash-free. Take a picture for our photo contest to win a reusable starter kit—then vote to select the winner!
VICTORY IN THE GULF: There has been a lot of big news out of D.C. this week, but don't miss this big step for the Gulf of Mexico.
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Due to a serious illness, Nick Mallos was unable to join the Algalita / 5 Gyres Japanese Tsunami Debris Expedition.
California completed a statewide network of underwater parks. Check out our slideshow to see our favorites.
All sea turtles in U.S. waters are listed as threatened or endangered, but this escape plan could help save them.