What is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?
Well first, let’s talk about what it’s not. It’s not a floating island of trash, like a garbage dump or a landfill. It’s also not the only patch. They exist all throughout the ocean, and the Pacific Garbage Patch just happens to be the most famous.
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Ocean Today will be premiering an 11 minute TRASH TALK special feature for World Ocean Day. It is specially designed to be part of your World Ocean Day festivities. In addition to the video, we will provide fun activities that you can organize after the film and make an event from it! A perfect event for museums, zoos, aquariums, learning centers and schools.http://oceantoday.noaa.gov/...
Ocean Today is an interactive exhibit that plays short videos on ocean related themes.
Visitors can select from 150+ videos on topics ranging from deep-‐sea exploration, marine species, and restoration projects to hurricanes, oceans and human health, and
climate science and research. These videos are a free resource and are available on our website at oceantoday.noaa.gov.