Plastic in surface waters of the Inside Passage and beaches of the Salish Sea in Washington State.

@article{Davis2015PlasticIS,
  title={Plastic in surface waters of the Inside Passage and beaches of the Salish Sea in Washington State.},
  author={Wallace Davis and Anne G Murphy},
  journal={Marine pollution bulletin},
  year={2015},
  volume={97 1-2},
  pages={169-177}
}
We summarize results of two independent studies on plastic pollution in the marine environment that overlap in time and space. One study evaluated the abundance of anthropogenic debris on 37 sandy beaches bordering the Salish Sea in Washington State while the other characterized plastic debris in surface waters of the Salish Sea and the Inside Passage to… CONTINUE READING