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Here we offer a variety of articles written by ODA about our activities or issues of concern.

Oct 07 2015

Water Talk - from Rivers and Lakes to the Ocean

Ocean Defenders Captain Kurt Lieber gives presentationThe youth of today are tomorrow's ocean defenders!

It is so important that we tell them what is going on in our waterways, lakes, and oceans.

Come along for our water chat!

Read more: Water Talk - from Rivers and Lakes to the Ocean

Oct 06 2015

Catalina Island Underwater Cleanup

ODA Crew clean debris from the waters of Catalina IslandCatalina is now even more beautiful since we removed over a half a ton of debris!

You will be proud of your ODA Boat & Dive Crew when you see how hard they worked to keep the coastal waters clean and safe.

Read more: Catalina Island Underwater Cleanup

Sep 28 2015

Beach Cleanup for Disney VoluntEARS and ODA

Beach cleanup success - ODA with the Disney VoluntEARSDisney VoluntEARS rock!

A company that truly cares about its community, Disney joins us for the second time to clean the Orange County coastline.

Read more: Beach Cleanup for Disney VoluntEARS and ODA

Sep 21 2015

Coast to Coast Alliance Building

Marine debris expert Kurt LieberOur Founder and President Kurt Lieber travelled from the East to West Coast earlier this month, and met with almost 100 people interested in joining our efforts to solve the problem of marine debris.

Read more: Coast to Coast Alliance Building

Sep 03 2015

Building Your Ocean Alliance!

ODA Volunteers happy to clean the oceanYou and ODA make a great team!

We have been busy on many fronts -- both active ocean work and alliance building onshore.

See what we've been up to...

Read more: Building Your Ocean Alliance!

Aug 26 2015

Los Angeles Harbor Cleanup

ODA Volunteer Crew before sailing on our marine debris removal expeditionFeast your eyes on these 14 hardy souls who worked diligently to clean the waters of  Los Angeles Harbor!

You will be surprised to learn how much marine wildlife calls this place home.

This ODA crew illustrates true commiment to taking care of the coastal waterway in order to make it clean and safe!

Read more: Los Angeles Harbor Cleanup

Aug 01 2015

Sunken Wreck Debris Haul-Out at Catalina Island

By Founder and President Kurt Lieber

Sunken vessel Godspeed's mast coming to the surfaceSunken vessels aren't always a good thing--the debris can cause a lot of damage to the ocean floor.

Come along for an great adventure as we pull hundreds of pounds of debris out of Lover's Cove, Catalina Island. A great team effort!

Read more: Sunken Wreck Debris Haul-Out at Catalina Island

Jul 28 2015

Four Sons Brewery Supports ODA

Four Sons Brewery supports Ocean Defenders AllianceEach month Four Sons Brewing in Huntington Beach, CA highlights a different local charity, and on all Thursdays during that month a portion of their sales goes directly to that charity! This month ODA is the fortunate recipient of their generosity.

Please be part of the summer fun and support clean oceans at the same time!

Date: Thursday, July 30th
Time: 4pm - 9pm
Where: 18421 Gothard St., Ste. 100 Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Read more: Four Sons Brewery Supports ODA

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