Plastic a Planetary Crisis -
website about ocean plastic and why the UN considers it a
crisis for the entire planet.
Problem of Marine Plastic Pollution
about marine plastic
pollution on this website.
Pacific Garbage Patch Now Three Times the Size of France
- A report about
birds eating plastic and how the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is
growing faster than expected.
Facts About Plastic Pollution
- There's a lot to learn about
plastic pollution on the this website.
of Plastic Takes Toll on Oceans, Puts Human Health at Risk
- T.H. Chan School of
Public Health resource plastic statistics, oceans and human
College London Health
of Seabirds Threatened as 90 Percent Swallow Plastic
- Website about seabirds & plastic.
Plastic Pollution: Biggest Threat
- Read about
the deadly impact of plastic pollution on marine animals.
Bay Aquarium Ocean
Plastic Pollution - Plastic pollution problem in oceans to how to reduce it.
Pacific Garbage Patch -
National Geographic article and look through the slide show.
York Times The
Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Ballooning
than 87,000 tons of plastic is clogging the Pacific Ocean,
representing a major threat to marine life and birds.
Marine Debris Trash
Talk: What Is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?
- This NOAA video tells of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
Pollution Iis Killing Coral Reefs, Four-Year Study Shows
- Article about a
four-year study on how the millions of tons of plastic that end up
in the ocean are harming coral reefs.
Ways to Reduce Plastic Pollution
Resource Defense Council website tells us ten ways that people can help to reduce plastic pollution.
Pollution - How plastics are filling the ocean with waste and the
deadly consequences on humans and animals.
Seas: Plastics in the Ocean
- Information on the problem with plastic, the waste it produces,
and how it affects the ocean.
Oceans: How You Can Help - Help
reduce plastic pollution, an infographic with seven
simple actions that can help.
Ocean of Plastic - Learn about plastic polluting the ocean and how to turn the
tide and keep the ocean cleaner.
in the Ocean Affecting Human Health
- Plastic islands, sources of plastic toxins, and plastics impacting
human and animal health.
360 Plastic Pollution Our Oceans & Future
- Video by Hawaiian students
looking at the impact of Styrofoam in the ocean.
4 the Sea Plastic
Pollution and its Solution -
About marine debris, gyres, and what the
potential solutions are.
and Figures on Marine Pollution
list of marine
pollution facts and figures.
of California An
Ocean of Plastic - How much
plastic makes it into the ocean and the impact it
has on more than 600 species of marine life.
Pollution - Department of State
website discusses challenges associated
with marine pollution & plastics.
Post Plastic In Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Increasing Exponentially,
Scientists Find - More about the Great
Pacific Garbage Patch and its growth.
in Our Oceans - This article helps to
explains how plastic from your home threatens marine
life and what's being done about it.