Tag: ocean cleanup

Four Facts About The Everglades

Four Facts About The Everglades

By Micah Moen 5 Comments August 14, 2019

Florida isn’t just theme parks and beaches. It’s actually home to one of the most wild places on earth. Here are four facts about the Everglades you probably didn’t know. Fact one. Although many people think it’s a swamp, the Everglades is actually a slow-moving river. It measures sixty miles wide and one hundred miles […]

How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?

How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 13, 2019

[MUSIC] In January 1992, a cargo ship sailing from Hong Kong to Washington hit a storm, and twelve containers tumbled overboard, releasing a fleet of blue turtles, green frogs, red beavers, and yellow ducks. 28,800 animals, destined for bathtubs, now a lonely plastic navy, drifting in the Pacific Ocean. Then they started to float ashore. […]

SC Johnson: Plastic pollution in the ocean is destroying the health of the ocean’s ecosystems
Did Removing Trash HURT the Environment?!?!

Did Removing Trash HURT the Environment?!?!

By Micah Moen 0 Comment July 26, 2019

hey check out this styrofoam that we pulled out the sound here it was floating around and it must have been floating for for quite a while and we pulled it out and I noticed there are a couple little some some to hold their dead luckily some tube worms and some weird mysterious little […]