Marine Debris Volunteer Training!

Are you interested in learning more about marine debris issues such as abandoned vessels and ghost crab traps? Want to understand how to use technologies to report abandoned vessels and other marine debris items you find? Would you like to volunteer during our Clean Marine Disposal Event on April 24-26th in Charleston County that will target unwanted boating and fishing gear? If you answered “yes”, then join the South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control-Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management and community partners for a volunteer training on March 12th from 3 PM – 7 PM at the Marine Resources Division of the Department of Natural Resources. 

The training is FREE but you must register by March 6th.  To learn more about the volunteer training and to register, please see the attached flyer or visit our website: You can also friend us on Facebook and receive updates! Questions? Contact EV Bell at