North & South Rivers Watershed Association

Plastic Ocean

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 7:00 pm–8:30 pm

Part of our Free WaterWatch Lecture Series.
Jessica Donohue, Sea Education Association

Plastics in our oceans are a major concern for wildlife and for us. But how do we know how much plastic is in the ocean? Sea Education Association scientist Jessica Donohue will explain how this data is collected, what the sources are, where it accumulates in the North Atlantic and what we know about the impacts of microplastics on sea life and human health.

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