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Understanding Marine Debris
Our friends in the NOAA Marine Debris Program have created wonderful resources to help everyone understand marine debris and how to prevent it from spoiling our ocean and beaches. Here are a few important things to know:

Japan Tsunami Marine Debris
Marine Debris in the Pacific Northwest

Understanding Marine Debris
Understanding Marine Debris
Japan Tsunami Marine Debris=
Japan Tsunami Marine Debris
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Monitoring Marine Debris
Monitoring Marine Debris
Sources of Marine Debris
Sources of Marine Debris
Fishing and Marine Debris
Fishing and Marine Debris
Boating and Marine Debris
Boating and Marine Debris
Trash TalkWatch Trash Talk!

More Resources

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Ideas For Teachers

Notable Press Coverage

Marine Debris Studies

Additional Marine Debris Links

Understanding Our Own Coast