About 22,000 tons of Plastic Waste per day, escapes into the waters around coastal nations, and makes its way to the most remote spots on the planet ...

When Florida Keys developers dug canals to create waterfront residential areas off of U.S. Highway 1, the rock and sand in the canal was used as fill for homes’ foundations and roadways. But, not all canals were built in a ...

Greta the Great White Shark was one of the most engaging exhibits visitors saw when touring the Sarasota, Florida-based Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium this past winter and spring. The 14-foot long, 8-foot tall sculpture made entirely of plastic trash ...

In the time it takes to read this article’s opening paragraph, the equivalent of one garbage truck full of plastic will have been dropped into the ocean. Multiply this by minutes, hours and days. The mind-boggling figure adds up to ...

Shipboard waste is an increasing problem for the cruising sailor. Here’s how we handle our trash and garbage aboard Ganesh, our 43-foot ketch. ...

Trash transported from poorly managed terrestrial landfills and from rivers, trash liberated by tsunamis and garbage tossed out at sea; fishing nets, buoys and spilled cargo containers are filling the oceans at an alarming rate. Huge areas of many of ...