Some citrus groves in Florida, like this one, were destroyed by Hurricane Irma. (Florida Ag. Commission)
Saturday, 30 May 2015
World's First Ocean System Targeting Plastic Pollution to Launch in 2016
The world's first system designed to rid the oceans of plastic pollution will be deployed near Japan in 2016, with the aim of eventually capturing half of the plastic found in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch — a large concentration of marine debris located between Hawaii and California. Story here.