US Ambassador Glyn Davies gives his support for this weekend’s beach clean

PUBLISHED ON THU, SEP 14, 2017 7:17 PM

US Ambassador Glyn Davies gives his support for this weekend’s beach clean

 

Plastics are very hazardous to marine life, killing more than a million birds and over 100,000 seals, turtles, and whales, and an immense number of fish in our ocean.

 

By Tanutam Thawan

 

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US Ambassador to Thailand, Glyn Davies

 

Phuket’s biggest beach clean up is on this weekend with hotels around the island hosting many of the beach cleaning efforts along with locals and expats. You’re invited.

 

Keep Phuket Clean “ภูเก็ตสวยด้วยมือและใจเรา” has been initiated by the Phuket Hotels Association’s Environmental & Sustainability Working Group members and supported by Phuket’s Governor and TAT Phuket: Tourism Authority of Thailand, Phuket Office.

 

Hotel members are championing a beach each and will sponsor cleaning supplies and some light refreshments on the day.

 

Full story: https://www.phuketgazette.net/news/us-ambassador-glyn-davies-gives-support-weekends-beach-clean

 
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