Our Commonwealth Connected By The Ocean

Sport2Clean is actively  sharing in content across the hashtag #commonwealthocean  A contributor resource across the 53 member states of the Commonwealth.  Did you know that climate affects the ocean and the ocean affects the climate.

WELCOME TO THE COMMONWEALTHOCEAN INITIATIVE

WE ARE 2.4 BILLION PEOPLE WHO CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE  TO THE HEALTH OF OUR PLANET. I HAVE STARTED THE JOURNEY START YOURS TODAY   – Carl McCarthy founder Sport2Clean Creator of The #commonwealthocean initiative and citizen of the Commonwealth

LITTER

WHAT IS THIS: LITTER

LOCATION: PORT OF NUKUALOFA, TONGA

OCEAN: SOUTH PACIFIC

FOOD PACKAGING

WHAT IS THIS: FOOD PACKAGING

LOCATION: PORT OF NUKUALOFA, TONGA

OCEAN: SOUTH PACIFIC

SINGLE USE PLASTIC

WHAT IS THIS: PLASTIC BOTTLE WASHED ASHORE, LYING HIGH TIDE MARK

LOCATION: PUKEHINA BEACH, EAST COAST NEW ZEALAND

OCEAN: SOUTH PACIFIC

SINGLE USE PLASTIC

WHAT IS THIS: PLASTIC BOTTLE WASHED ASHORE, LYING IN SAND DUNES

LOCATION: STRADBROKE ISLAND, EAST COAST AUSTRALIA

OCEAN: CORAL SEA

ALBATROSS

WHAT IS THIS: ALBATROSS DEAD IN SAND DUNES, POSSIBLE FROM DIGESTING PLASTICS

LOCATION: STRADBROKE ISLAND, EAST COAST AUSTRALIA

OCEAN: CORAL SEA

BODY BOARDING FIN

WHAT IS THIS: BODY BOARDERS FIN

LOCATION: STRADBROKE ISLAND, EAST COAST AUSTRALIA

OCEAN: CORAL SEA

FISHING NET ROPE

WHAT IS THIS: FISHING ROPE

LOCATION: STRADBROKE ISLAND, EAST COAST AUSTRALIA

OCEAN: CORAL SEA

PLASTIC BAG CORAL REEF

WHAT IS THIS: PLASTIC BAG CORAL REEF

LOCATION: COOK ISLANDS, RAROTONGA

OCEAN: PACIFIC OCEAN