Completed

Payout
10 DAI

$10.17

Remaining Balance
6 DAI

$6.10

Bounties for the Oceans - Sustained, Verifiable Plastic Cleanups

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Bounties for the Oceans

The Bounties Network is partnering with MakeDao to address the state of our oceans and incentivize plastic cleanup action on a local and global level.

Some dire stats from the UN:

  • 80% of all pollution in the ocean comes from people on land.
  • 8 million tonnes of plastic per year ends up in the ocean, wreaking havoc on wildlife, fisheries and tourism.
  • Plastic pollution costs the lives of 1 million seabirds and 100,000 marine mammals per year.
  • Fish eat plastic, and we eat the fish.
  • Plastic causes $8 billion in damage to marine ecosystems each year.

With Bounties for the Ocean, we are asking people everywhere to submit verifiable proof of their direct plastic cleanup contribution as a way of fostering widespread and long-term behavioral shift. Do not depend on centralized organizations, go out there and do it yourselves.

Definition of Done & Requirements

  • Upload a photo of yourself with plastic you have cleaned up from a park, beach, street, riverbank etc.
  • The photo must be at the cleanup site, with the day's newspaper, a piece of paper with the date on it or camera date stamp (Instagram has this as a filter if needed)
  • Live tweet your image, tag @MakerDao and @ethBounties using #bountiesfortheoceans and upload a screenshot

Summary

  • Yes, you can make a difference
  • Each correct submission will be rewarded with 10DAI on acceptance
  • It is important to continue efforts beyond World Ocean Day and curb your use of plastic as much as possible in daily activities

Submissions

184

Comments

13

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Antonio P

Accepted

Plastic bottles cleaned

@MakerDao & @ethBounties

#bountiesfortheoceans
#DAI
#ETH
Thank you for motivation!

Not Accepted

15.09.2019
Cleaning up the environment.

Not Accepted

Collected Plastic trash.
9/13/2019

alexmb152

Accepted

12/09/2019
Plastic cleaning along the road

Accepted

10.09.2019
Collected plastic in our park.

Accepted

let's make the earth cleaner
Collected plastic from green zone
#bountiesfortheoceans
#DAI #ETH

Accepted

Accepted

Collected plastic wastes from our village near by the seashore
🏖️

  • August 31, 2019
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Erwin Ganiban

Accepted

August 31, 2019
collected plastic trash at compound and hi -way .
Thanks for this bounties ,more power and god bless to all issuer and Fullfiller .
#bountiesfortheocean

Not Accepted

Collected plastic garbage.
30.08.2019.