20 Apr '17, 3pm

New plastic garbage patch discovered in Arctic Ocean

New plastic garbage patch discovered in Arctic Ocean

dragged for plastic in the Arctic Ocean to find the new Arctic garbage patch. They visited 42 sites, and found over a third of the locations didn’t have any plastic. But then they found plastic amassing in Arctic waters above Norway. The garbage patch is smaller than the Pacific or Mediterranean garbage patches, but researchers hadn’t anticipated finding so much trash in that part of the Arctic, previously considered to be quite pristine.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/new-plastic-garbage-patch-discovered...

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