Surfrider Foundation

ECOMB
Environmental Coalition of Miami Beach

PO Box 398-891, Miami Beach, FL 33239   Telephone: 305.531.7160   ecomb@ecomb.org

For immediate release:

ECOMB and Surfrider Foundation to conduct beach cleanup Feb 2 2002 at South Beach

January 21st, 2002
Miami Beach, Fl

The South Florida chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and ECOMB (Environmental Coalition of Miami Beach) will be conducting a beach cleanup Saturday February 2, 2002. The event will take place from 9:00 -11:00 am, and will commence at the eastern end of 2nd St and Ocean Drive in Miami Beach.

Surfrider and E-COMB invite the local community and organizations to join us in this cleanup event. Refreshments will be served and students may use this cleanup towards as volunteer hours. Prizes will also be rewarded in a variety of categories including: most garbage collected and most cigarette butts collected.

Contact and Registration:
Surfrider – Tom Cook           305.361.4746
ECOMB – Luiz Rodrigues   305.534.3825 or register at our web site: http://www.ecomb.org

The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s waves and beaches through conservation, activism, research and education. Represented by 25,000 members and 45 local chapters in the U.S., the Surfrider Foundation also has affiliations in Australia, Japan, France, and Brazil. More info at:

http://www.surfrider.org and  http://www.surfrider.org/southflorida

ECOMB is a not-for-profit 501c(3) Florida corporation founded in 1994 to promote clean beaches, waterways and wetlands. Each year E-COMB coordinates events and programs that encourage responsible behavior and awareness in the Miami Beach vicinity.

More info and registration at: http://www.ecomb.org