IMAS ocean plastics study sees awful year for amount of ocean plastic

Brinley Duggan
May 20 2021 - 2:00pm
A bird found by Dr Lavers and her team and the plastic found inside it. Picture: Silke Stuckenbrock/Supplied
A bird found by Dr Lavers and her team and the plastic found inside it. Picture: Silke Stuckenbrock/Supplied

The amount of plastic floating in the Tasman sea continues to be as unpredictable as it is dangerous, according to a leading marine science researcher at the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies.

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Brinley Duggan

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