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RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
Teams of academics and other partners are leading marine debris research that answers questions about marine debris types, impacts, and solutions in the Northeast. Research papers, reports, and other technical publications are available below.
Marine Debris Content Portlet
Identifying and Addressing the Impacts of Marine Debris on Birds in the Gulf of Maine Region
An analysis of marine debris in the US
GGGI Best Practice Framework for the Management of Fishing Gear: Part 2
Marine Debris and Plastic Source Reduction Toolkit for Universities
Quantification of Microplastics on National Park Beaches
Adventure Scientists: Global & Gallatin Microplastics Initiatives
GGGI Best Practice Framework for the Management of Fishing Gear: Part 1
GGGI Best Practice Framework for the Management of Fishing Gear: Summary
Marine Debris Removal Best Practices
Marine debris is a pervasive pollution problem that impacts all corners of the globe. Sometimes, debris ends up in places that require innovative thinking in order to remove. Check out some of these projects that implemented unique or developed best management practices for removing debris from the environment.
The Declaration of the Global Plastics Associations for Solutions on Marine Litter - 4th Progress Report