CALIFORNIA COASTAL COMMISSION
Annual coastal clean-up on California beaches.
EARTH ISLAND INSTITUTE
Many programs worldwide, including All One Ocean and Plastic Pollution Coalition
THE MONTEREY BAY AQUARIUM
Protecting Laysan Albatross and Plastics Reduction
NORTHWESTERN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Multi-Agency Education Project
INTERNATIONAL MARINE MAMMAL PROJECT
A Project of Earth Island Institute working to protect marine life.
Capturing The Plastic Vortex
THE CLEAN OCEANS PROJECT
An Ocean Free of Plastic Pollution
OCEANS VOYAGES INSTITUTE
Working on solutions to remove accumulated human generated debris from our ocean.
THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER
Rescue and Rehabilitation of Sick and Injured Marine Mammals
Whale dies from eating plastic
Dolphin and plastic bag
Plastic Bags in the Marine Environment (Hawaii and UK)
Video of removal of packing strap around sea lion’s neck
Saving Valentina: With only a small knife on hand, people work hard to free a whale trapped in fishing net. See the whale’s response!
blogs and articles
EU to pay fishing fleets to fish for trash
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Japanese tsunami debris arriving in Hawaii and US West Coast
THE WEEK, MAY 11, 2012
“About 1 in 10 fish in the Pacific are found to have bits of plastic in their stomachs, and the pollution predicament is only getting worse…”