As we celebrate Earth Day, the world is watching as debris from last year’s tsunami travels thousands of miles on the wind and ocean. The fact is, a tsunami’s worth of trash hits our shores every year, as shown by Ocean Conservancy’s Ocean Trash Index.
With mindfulness, awareness and a few simple actions, we can drastically reduce the flow of manufactured items to the water. We can empower ourselves to achieve trash free seas. Here are 10 ways you can help our ocean this Earth Day (or any day!).