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Discover how we are polluting our oceans and killing the vast marine life that live in it.
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Capt. Charles Moore on the seas of plastic | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation talks about the animals dying from our rubbish.

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Overfishing, Pollution Have Made the Ocean a “Failed State” - Planet Experts

Overfishing, Pollution Have Made the Ocean a “Failed State” - Planet Experts | Ocean pollution | Scoop.it
Multiple man-made risk factors have pushed the ocean’s ecosystem to a dangerous precipice, according to the 2014 Global Ocean Commission (GOC) report.
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Save The Reef… from coal

Save The Reef… from coal | Ocean pollution | Scoop.it

Greenpeace is taking on one of the most urgent issues facing our nation: the enormous expansion of coal mining and coal exports, and it's destruction of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Sheree Marris on the huge array of species in Port Phillip Bay

Sheree Marris on the huge array of species in Port Phillip Bay | Ocean pollution | Scoop.it

Sheree Marris talks about the weird and wonderful world of sea creatures, including their bizarre mating habits, in this 5 minute video. Click on the above heading to view the video.

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Is Our Face Wash Harming Ocean Creatures?

Is Our Face Wash Harming Ocean Creatures? | Ocean pollution | Scoop.it
We have to admit that we love our plastics – they have made our life a lot more convenient and our homes and offices show it. Beverage and food containers... (Is our face wash harming ocean creatures?
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Some great books on sea conservation

Some great books on sea conservation | Ocean pollution | Scoop.it

These books have useful and quick reads on this topic, they are in your LRC:

 

Healthy Seas / Carol Inskipp (on the shelf under 333.916 INS)

 

The Coral Coast / Les Hiddins (577.510994 HID)

 

Ocean Conservation : Issues in society v 195.

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Reef Ed - Hot Topics

Reef Ed - Hot Topics | Ocean pollution | Scoop.it

Reef Ed is an organisation that aims to teach students about the Great Barrier Reef and how to protect it. Read about devastating coral bleaching, marine debris and water quality.

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