Adventurers and Scientists for Conservation (ASC) is recruiting a flotilla of adventure scientists on the ocean and along the coast to study marine microplastic pollution. With support from a Patagonia Environmental Grant we are seeking to better understand this disturbing form of pollution.
Sandy Watts never lets anything go to waste.She makes bedroom slippers from old jeans; purses from magazines; placemats from old Christmas cards and bracelets with matching earrings from plastic soda bottles.She sees value in everything
Greenfudge.org The Danube carries 1500 tons of plastic litter into the Black Sea Greenfudge.org So far the growing quantity of litter has been studied almost only in oceans and seas, however, plastic particles can cause similar harms in rivers as...
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - San Francisco moved to restrict the sale of plastic water bottles on city property on Tuesday, the first such action by a major U.S. municipality and the latest in a string of
The Healthy Oceans – Productive Ecosystems (HOPE) Conference, on 3-4 March 2014 in Brussels, will bring together all those working with or in relation to the European marine environment and will provide them with the opportunity to discuss progress made over the past 5 years, the problems that still remain and the solutions for improved coherence and better marine governance.