Category: Ocean Pollution

These Researchers Want Your Pictures of Beach Trash To Fight Plastic Pollution

Every year, 8 million tons of plastic get dumped into the ocean. Scientists want your help tracking where it comes from and where it goes. Plastic pollution in our oceans is a major ongoing global

Face masks, gloves and other coronavirus waste is polluting our ocean

Coronavirus waste has become a new form of pollution as single-use personal protective equipment (PPE) floods our ocean. COVID-19 has had a number of unexpected impacts on the environment, curtailing recycling and increasing the use