Marine debris in mangroves and on the seabed: largely-neglected litter problems.

@article{Debrot2013MarineDI,
  title={Marine debris in mangroves and on the seabed: largely-neglected litter problems.},
  author={Adolphe O. Debrot and H W G Meesters and Patrick S Bron and Ramon Fernandez de Leon},
  journal={Marine pollution bulletin},
  year={2013},
  volume={72 1},
  pages={1}
}
While the scarcity of up-to-date data on beach litter contamination in the Caribbean has been stressed in several recent studies, we here point to the even greater paucity of published work on litter in mangroves and on the shallow tropical seafloor. During collection of baseline data on beach litter contamination on the Southeastern Caribbean island of Bonaire (Debrot et al. Mar. Poll. Bull., in press) we also collected preliminary data that may serve to highlight the need for further studies… CONTINUE READING

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