The Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc. (SWIX), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization operates the Southeast Marine Debris Cleanup Initiative (SMDCI) as part of it’s services. The SMDCI is a locally driven, community-based marine debris prevention and removal initiative.
The goal of this initiative is to:
- educate the public about the issue of marine debris
- encourage changes in behavior to reduce and address marine debris
- conduct small-scale community based shoreline cleanups
- conduct and provide oversight for derelict vessel removal
For more information on SWIX’s Southeast Marine Debris Cleanup Initiative contact Gene Jones at 850-386-6280 or by email at [email protected]