Marine debris is a growing global threat, as huge amounts of consumer plastics, metals, paper, derelict fishing gear, and other lost or discarded items enter the ocean every day. We discuss the trash in the ocean, as well as what citizens can do about it, even from their own backyards.
Kate Thompson | Chief, Education and Outreach Division, NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
Amy Uhrin | Chief Scientist, NOAA Marine Debris Program
Katie Register | Executive Director, Clean Virginia Waterways, Longwood University