Pollution

Wildlife entangled in COVID litter

April 7, 2021

A fish caught up in a latex glove. A fox entangled in a face mask. A penguin with one in its stomach. From Brazil to Malaysia, researchers have cataloged incidents ...

Seabirds deposit microplastics onto Arctic

November 16, 2020

Seabirds in the Arctic may be removing microplastics from the ocean and dumping them right back on land. “Colonial seabirds could be acting as an important source ...

Researchers focus on microplastics

February 25, 2020

A group of five-dozen researchers are gathering in Bramerton, Washington, this week to gauge the risk of microplastic pollution in the region and help plan how to ...
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