Feb. 28 - More than 125 students from 8 countries gathered in Dana Point, CA, for Algalita’s POPS International Youth Summit.
Oct. 10 - The 5 Gyres Institute and the San Francisco Estuary Institute embarked on a three-year collaborative project to complete the first comprehensive study of microplastic pollution of a major urban estuary.
July 16 - Plastic Pollution Coalition served as a cornerstone supporter of Vessel, which will launch in Berkeley, CA in September.
June 6 - Father’s Day is coming up quickly, and you might be looking forward to spending quality time with dad, or you might be looking for the perfect gift to say “thanks, Pops!” to the eco-minded fathers in your life.
April 8 - Reports from the Seattle, Washington area, show that bald eagles are taking hazardous waste and plastic pollution from a local landfill and dropping it in suburban back yards.
Mar. 22 - Hannah Testa, age 16, founder of Hannah4Change, writes about her recent beach cleanup on Kahuku Beach in Oahu, Hawaii.