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Disposable Oceans?

Feature story | November 5, 2006 at 18:00

Here in the middle of the Pacific, plastic marine debris is a harsh reality that marine creatures large and small have to live with. But for those of us onboard the Esperanza, the real impact of plastic on our oceans is still unfolding. On...

A Greenpeace activist displays a piece of

Image | November 7, 2006 at 17:23

A Greenpeace activist displays a piece of ghost net found during a search for plastic marine debris in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic poses to the world's oceans.

A Greenpeace activist displays a black plastic

Image | November 7, 2006 at 14:40

A Greenpeace activist displays a black plastic tube encrusted with goose barnacles found during a search for plastic marine debris in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic poses to...

OCEAN A large 'ghost net' inhabited by many

Image | November 7, 2006 at 17:34

OCEAN A large 'ghost net' inhabited by many various species of tropical fish floats under the sea during an underwater search for trash in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic...

Marine debris from a trash search by inflatable

Image | November 7, 2006 at 16:19

Marine debris from a trash search by inflatable boat in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean is displayed on the Heli Deck of the Greenpeace vessel MY Esperanza. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic poses to the world's...

Debris recovered after a trawl in the high

Image | November 6, 2006 at 18:00

Debris recovered after a trawl in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic poses to the world's oceans. GREENPEACE/ALEX HOFFORD

The Greenpeace Science Unit displays a petri

Image | November 6, 2006 at 18:00

The Greenpeace Science Unit displays a petri dish containing a sample of marine debris and zooplankton from the 'Yellow Thing', in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic poses to the...

Fish are mixed in with plastic tubing found

Image | November 7, 2006 at 16:25

Fish are mixed in with plastic tubing found in the high seas of the Central North Pacific Ocean. Greenpeace are highlighting the threat that plastic poses to the world's oceans. GREENPEACE/ALEX HOFFORD

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