Volunteers Clean Up Coastal Beaches

FLORENCE, Ore. — It’s not just those who live on the coast who are taking part in cleaning up local beaches. Some people traveling through Florence Saturday picked up a bag and gloves to clean up trash along the coast. Some volunteers make it a point to clean up the coast. “Well we like to … Continue reading »

Volunteers Prepare for Coastal Cleanup

EUGENE, Ore. — SOLVE’s annual Spring Beach Cleanup is happening Saturday. It draws thousands of people every year, working together to protect the health of our oceans and coastlines. Tons of trash that should be in the dumpster litters our beaches. It not only affects wildlife and the environment, but also the economy. That’s why … Continue reading »

SOLVE Beach Clean-up Postponed

EUGENE, Ore. — Due to the forecast high winds, Saturday’s SOLVE beach clean-up event has been postponed. Inland site cleanups are to go ahead as scheduled. SOLVE’s Executive Director, Maureen Fisher, says the safety of volunteers is the top priority. She says they are already trying to reschedule a clean-up event in the next few … Continue reading »