Who knew that a bunch of old ladies in bathing suits would generate so much interest? But generate we did. We've been featured in local newspapers, the Christian Science Monitor and Readers Digest, on local and Boston TV stations, CBS and NPR, and in multiple videos. This year we have dates with the Boston Globe, NBC Nightly News and AARP, among others. It seems in these times of bad news and discord, our story of courage, fun, and connection with nature and each other has struck a chord.

Here is a sampling of our stardom. We try not to let it get to our heads.

Mashpee TV

CBS Boston

Christian Science Monitor
‘Old ladies’ welcome: How senior swimmers clean up Cape Cod’s ponds

OLAUG in the News

WCVB Channel 5 Boston

Falmouth Enterprise
Membership in Old Ladies Against Underwater Garbage triples

Harwich Conservation Trust
The Old Ladies Against Underwater Garbage Clean Long Pond

Lower Cape TV
Old Ladies Against Underwater Garbage Clean up Cape Cod

GBH
‘Old Ladies’ dive into Cape ponds seeking trash, emerge triumphant

Reader's Digest, May 2024
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OLAUG founder Susan Baur received the 2024 American Red Cross Climate Resilience Hero Award.

OLAUG was featured in one of 6 short videos produced by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution as part of a series called "Saving our Ponds." Here is a link and the QR code to the series:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1CGd4Scv4GJ3k-s7UPgk-3mKIaAIEeNX