Coastwatch Europe

CWE

Coastwatch Europe, Civil & Environmental Engineering, TCD, College Green, Dublin 2, Rep. of Ireland

Region Active

Europe

Non-profit

1980

Activity

Marine research, Marine conservation, Marine protected areas, Citizen science, Marine pollution, Plastic pollution, Seagrass, Surveys and monitoring

Description

Coastwatch Europe (CWE) protects wetlands by raising public awareness of their value, and demonstrating practical ways to save them. CWE is an international network of environmental groups, universities and other educational institutions, who in turn work with local groups and individuals around the coast of Europe. Coastwatch Europe has participated at hundreds of events since the 1980’s, facilitate surveys of the coast, litter, seaweed, and advocate for Marine Protected Areas, amongst other actions.