[San Juan, September 19. Image via Getty.]

A young woman walks along the beach picking up garbage off the sand in San Juan, 150 kms northeast of Managua, on September 19, 2009. Some 9,000 people participated in Nicaragua in the International Coastal Cleanup that took place simultaneously in about 100 countries around the world, ahead of the Enviromental Week. AFP PHOTO/ Elmer MARTINEZ (Photo credit should read ELMER MARTINEZ/AFP/Getty Images)