Far More Microplastic In Atlantic Ocean Than Previous Estimates — Natural History Wanderings

NPR reports Scientists are trying to understand how much plastic humans are pumping into the ocean and how long it sticks around. A study published this week says it may be much more than earlier estimates. By some measures, the plastic trash that’s floating on the surface of the water only accounts for about 1% of […]

Far More Microplastic In Atlantic Ocean Than Previous Estimates — Natural History Wanderings