Category Archives: Health

What does the ocean have to do with human health?

Our ocean and coasts affect us all—even those of us who don’t live near the shoreline. Consider the economy. Through the fishing and boating industry,… Continue reading

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What is a catcher beach?

<img src="https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/catcher-beach.jpg" alt="​A classic example of a catcher beach along the shores of Hawaii. ” /> Not to be confused with a dumping ground or… Continue reading

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