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Microplastics monitoring in Monterey Bay

Fragments of plastic are often ingested by marine animals.

Microplastics are common throughout the world’s oceans, but concentrations are variable from place to place. Unfortunately, little known is about this deadly marine debris found within Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. This video describes a new, collaborative research project.  In addition to staff scientists, many partners work on this project, which is funded by Save The Earth Foundation.

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