We’re pleased that several news organizations have produced reports featuring our Strawless Summer program! There’s even one radio interview. The reports are below:

The Daily Times, a local newspaper, wrote an article about our Strawless Summer program, as well as other local environmental initiatives taking place in Ocean City:

https://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2018/04/11/ocean-city-maryland-beach-cleanup-straws/487153002/

Our Volunteer Coordinator Malcolm Taylor gave a radio interview with 97.1 The Wave about our Strawless Summer program:

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B-6ZFdlZLz0EN28zZGxyZU1Kb19jMkFFYnRoSUdDbEdKczVz

Local TV station WMDT interviewed our Vice Chair Erica Amalfitano about Strawless Summer:

http://www.wmdt.com/news/maryland/surfrider-foundations-ocean-city-chapter-encourages-people-to-go-strawless-this-summer/719416458

NBC Washington produced a news report:

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Ditch-The-Straws-This-Summer-477180013.html

WTOP’s news story:

https://wtop.com/maryland/2018/03/ditch-straws-summer-marylands-ocean-city-group-says/

Local TV station WBOC came to our beach cleanup to interview our Secretary Marina Feeser and Volunteer Coordinator Malcolm Taylor about Strawless Summer and the ways people can reduce plastic pollution:

http://www.wboc.com/Clip/14207255/local-organization-campaigns-to-go-strawless-on-ocean-city-beaches

Local newspaper The Dispatch interviewed our Chair Jane Robinson for its article on Strawless Summer and the problems with single-use plastic:

https://mdcoastdispatch.com/2018/03/14/surfrider-foundation-launches-strawless-summer-campaign/