On Aug. Scripps Institution of Oceanography SEAPLEX researchers encountered a large ghost net with tangled rope, net, plastic, and various biological organisms.
Une île en plastique recyclable
WHIM Architecture’s Recycled Island is making use of the amount of trash floating in the Pacific Ocean. Designers have conceived a plan to build a floating island. The Recycled Island would be about island of plastic, on which communities would be built.
Greenpeace Philippines sent a strong message about plastic pollution with a giant whale art exhibit in Manila Bay this month. The long replica
Marine Debris in the Chesapeake Bay. This is a great resource for teaching marine debris and you could then link it to marine debris issues in the ocean.
Spill by Daniel Beltrá - in pictures
Aerial photo of an oil spill, devastating.
Artist Alejandro Duran collects countless bits of trash that washes up from locations around the world for site-specific installations for an ongoing project titled Washed Up.
This image sums up our oceans, beaches, and rivers today. The plastics represents that most of our bodies of water is polluted and filled with garbage. Like I said before more trash is being produced than our earth can handle.