One of the key aims of WDC’s #NotWhaleFood project is to celebrate great ideas to help reduce ocean plastic pollution. Up to 95% of the plastic in our ocean that poses a threat to the health of whales and dolphins comes from our towns and cities, which makes its way into waterways and drains – […]
Plastic pollution on the surface of the ocean is grim, but it’s not a whole lot better deep in the trenches either. According to new research conducted in the very deepest parts of the ocean, even the most remote, tiny seafloor creatures living almost 7 miles below the water’s surface are impacted by plastic.
Students brainstorm different sources of pollution. Then, students make their own miniature ocean inside a water bottle, and pollute it with waste and oil to observe the effects on s in the water.
National Geographic’s latest stories about oceans. In Denmark, people use an average of four single-use plastic bags a year
It is thought that, like other areas of concentrated marine debris in the world’s oceans, the Great Pacific garbage patch formed gradually as a result of ocean or marine pollution gathered by ocean currents.
Two hotels in Hawaii announced that they will no longer serve drinks with plastic straws in them for the sake of the environment.
Ocean pollution is a major threat to both marine life and ocean ecosystems. Changes can be made on global and individual scales to make a big impact towards
October 14, 2009, the 30th annual awards ceremony of the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund took place at the Asia Society in New York City. Lu Guang (卢广) from People’s Republic of China won the $30,000 W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography for his documentary project “Pollution in China.”
Feb 05, 2018 · Scientists call for monitoring of plastic pollution risks to whales, sharks and rays that strain water to feed.
Everyone knows what a fish is: from a pet goldfish to a wild sunfish, fish are globally recognized and are an important global protein source. In