Monthly Archives October 2019

Partners in Oregon and Washington Work Together to Reduce Marine Debris

Posted Tue, 10/08/2019 - 10:29

The coast, rivers, and lakes of the Pacific Northwest are beautiful and versatile, and yet, they all share a common feature: the presence of marine debris. From large debris to tiny microplastics, marine debris is present in bodies of water worldwide and requires a comprehensive approach to prevent it, research its attributes, and reduce its impacts.

NOAA Marine Debris Program Launches a Redeveloped Marine Debris Clearinghouse

Posted Wed, 10/02/2019 - 08:51

The NOAA Marine Debris Program is pleased to share the redeveloped Marine Debris Information Clearinghouse. The Marine Debris Information Clearinghouse, first launched in 2013, is designed to provide direct access to the marine debris community on projects completed or underway that can inform and improve their work.