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marine debris treasures

One of the most interesting pieces of marine debris you can still find on the beaches of Midway Atoll are glass floats.  These are hand-blown glass balls that were used by Japanese fishermen as early as 1910 (They were first developed and used in Norway in the late 1800’s).   118 more words

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Environment: "Microplastics are everywhere'

Plastic waste infiltrating many ocean ecosystems

Staff Report

FRISCO — Plastic pollution is far more widespread and prevalent in all the world’s oceans than more previously believed.  862 more words

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