Macroplastics at sea around Antarctica.

  title={Macroplastics at sea around Antarctica.},
  author={David K A Barnes and Adam G Walters and Leandra Gonçalves},
  journal={Marine environmental research},
  volume={70 2},
UNLABELLED More so than at any previous time, there is a heightened awareness of the amount of plastic in the environment, it's spread to even remote localities and the multiple influences of this on organisms. In the austral summer of 2007/08 Greenpeace and British Antarctic Survey ships (MV Esperanza and RRS James Clark Ross respectively) conducted the first co-ordinated joint marine debris survey of the planet's most remote seas around East and West Antarctica to reveal floating… CONTINUE READING

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