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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a collection of marine debris in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine debris is litter that ends up in oceans, seas, and other large bodies of water.

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a collection of marine debris in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine debris is litter that ends up in oceans, seas, and other large bodies of water.

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch Pacific Trash Vortex. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, also known as the Eastern Pacific Garbage Patch and the Pacific Trash Vortex, lies in a high-pressure area between the U.S. states of Hawaii and California. This area is in the middle of the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre.

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a collection of marine debris in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine debris is litter that ends up in oceans, seas, and other large bodies of water.

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from MNN - Mother Nature Network

What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch?

It's not one big "trash island," but the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is Earth's largest dump, and its poster child for plastic pollution.

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a collection of marine debris in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine debris is litter that ends up in oceans, seas, and other large bodies of water.

Great Pacific Garbage Patch...What a terrific video to show when you're talking about recycling, and economics and what businesses (and us) can do about this problem!

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North_Pacific_Gyre_World_Map, the Pacific Trash Vortex, a disgrace to the world, high concentrates of plastic, chemical sludge and other debris trapped by the currents

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from MNN - Mother Nature Network

What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch?

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