NOAA Marine Debris Program


Subject:
Water , Coasts , Water Pollution & Quality

Description:
Website for this federal government program concerned with marine debris, which is "typically defined as any man-made object discarded, disposed of, or abandoned that enters the coastal or marine environment." Features articles, fact sheets, news, photos, outreach materials, and glossary. Includes a link to the website for the program's Gulf of Mexico Marine Debris project, showing marine debris deposited on the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Katrina. From the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Publisher:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://marinedebris.noaa.gov/


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