Tag: trash

Beach cleanup hauls 1,800 lbs. of trash

BY SASHA HELLER Managing Editor editor@portisabelsouthpadre.com Last week, Keep Brownsville Beautiful (KBB) hosted its Fourth Annual Post Memorial Day Beach Clean Up at Boca Chica Beach in which 47 volunteers collected a total of 1,815 pounds of debris from the beach. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS E-edition …

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NATURE NICHE: Picture worth a thousand words

By SCARLET COLLEY Special to the Parade Last week I wrote an article about trash in the bay. The photos were small and hard to see. This week I say less so you can see more of the photo. This is in the shrimp boat basin of Port Isabel. A dolphin was close by which …

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NATURE NICHE: Keeping an eye on our precious home

By SCARLET COLLEY Special to the Parade Dolphins play, and how we enjoy watching them. The tribe of local dolphins is lucky as they have a beautiful home, the lower Laguna Madre. A home that is safe and clean. Well, I take that back. Not clean. It was beautiful. But now more and more trash …

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