A visitor from Subang Jaya said there was a foul stench accompanying the sludge on Sunday but authorities say the waters today were clean and suspect that layers of sludge was washed ashore by a large wave.
Navy specialists have been summoned to deactivate the device, which could date back to the 1936-1939 Spanish Civil War.
A World Wide Fund for Nature report has ranked Tel Aviv's coastline as the third most polluted by plastic waste in the Mediterranean.
As the country celebrates its 74th independence day anniversary, volunteers and civil servants scoured for plastic rubbish and other debris, collecting truckloads of trash across the 17,000-island archipelago.
Faial is a lovely, picturesque island with rolling green pastures, lots of cows, and hedgerows filled with hydrangeas and other colourful blooms.
Despite the litter, this Kelantan beach is worth visiting for its golden sand.
This Kelantanese beach has been left unscathed by the ravages of erosion and is worth a visit for its beauty.
Items thrown into drains pour into the Likas river mouth, make their way into the sea and are washed ashore during high tide.
This beach was once one of only six main nesting sites in the world for gentle Leatherback Turtles but sadly they have become extinct today.
The Kicks Surf comes with a portable shower system to clean off in after you're done catching some rays and riding the waves.
This idyllic spot is located in Terengganu about 6 km south of the town of Kuala Besut which is where travellers catch boats to Perhentian Islands.
This is the latest in a series of controversies over the issue of racism on South Africa's beaches.
The coastline south of Miri is really just one long beach stretching 40km and more, but there are several beaches easy to access by car.
From transportation and shopping, to its nightlife and resorts, Boracay Island in the Philippines has developed by leaps and bounds.
Officials signed an announcement extending the closure indefinitely, as the coral reefs and local environment have yet to make a full recovery.
If there during a weekday, you will likely have the beach all to yourself as the stretch only becomes a hive of activity during the weekends and on school holidays.
The atmosphere in Teluk Nipah, reputed to have the best beach on the island, can be rather laidback and sleepy during off-peak seasons.
With over 7,000 gorgeous sun-drenched tropical islands, there is much to see and do when you visit the Philippines.
To help you stay safe in the sun this summer here we round up some advice from the experts and break down some of the myths about sunscreen.
Spain dominates a list of the world's most breathtaking beaches that includes coastlines in Kenya, Thailand, the Dominican Republic, Israel, Indonesia and even the UK.
The beaches were located in Fukushima Prefecture and Miyagi Prefecture.
The scene was filmed at a beach in Gorleston, England.
Flotsam and jetsam, especially plastic bags and one-use containers, cover the shoreline of the Australian island. Volunteers recently collected 1.5 tonnes of waste in just a few days.
A beach in Belgium will host the first-ever short take-off and landing aeroplane competition.
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