Assessing the citizen science approach as tool to increase awareness on the marine litter problem.

@article{Locritani2019AssessingTC,
  title={Assessing the citizen science approach as tool to increase awareness on the marine litter problem.},
  author={Marina Locritani and Silvia Merlino and Megan R. Abbate},
  journal={Marine pollution bulletin},
  year={2019},
  volume={140},
  pages={
          320-329
        }
}

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