Seal Trapped in Plastic Pollution

Seal trapped in plastic pollution

Before we develop further the realities and consequences of the plastic-covered beaches, seafloor and plastic-instilled seawater, it is necessary to present simple facts about plastic itself. Only in 1997, with Captain Charles Moore’s discovery, was the plastic waste pollution in the ocean widely brought to media light and finally began to receive more serious attention […]

Another Clever Surfrider Ad

Another Clever Surfrider Ad

“When we pollute the sea, we pollute for a long time.” Another clever advertisement from The Surfrider Foundation trying to help keep the ocean clean. image from : surfrider.org

Huge Plastic Garbage Patch Found in Atlantic Ocean

Huge Plastic Garbage Patch Found in Atlantic Ocean

Hey y’all, remember that big, scary garbage patch in the Pacific Ocean, the one that’s bigger than Texas? Well now it looks like the infamous North Pacific Gyre has a twin in the Atlantic Ocean. Scientists have recently established the existence of a huge floating vortex of garbage somewhere between Bermuda and the Azores. Plastic […]