“This study shows how the microplastic pollution crisis is threatening biodiversity more than is currently recognised.”
How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?
.A new study of the upper Atlantic suggests that there are 10 times more micro plastics than was previously thought.
Hermit Crab Research Highlights Dangers of Microplastic Pollution
The researchers found that when hermit crabs were exposed to microplastics, they were less likely to later touch or enter high-quality shells.
Ghost Fishing UK and the Big Scapa Clean Up
For 4 years Ghost Fishing UK have been coming to Scapa Flow, Orkney, to remove lost or discarded fishing gear and other materials littering the sea bed