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Scientists Find Increase of Plastic Waste in North Pacific Ocean

Environment  (tags: water, oceans, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems )

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The quantity of small plastic fragments floating in the north-east Pacific Ocean has increased a hundred fold over the past 40 years. Scientists from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography documented the big rise when they trawled the waters

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 9, 2012, 9:53 am
Thank you

Jason S. (50)
Wednesday May 9, 2012, 10:52 am
When will people stop an changes there way
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