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  • 1. Marine Debris
  • 2. Do you see what's happening?
  • 3.
    • What Is Marine Debris?
  • 4. Concerns & Impacts
    • Animals
    • mistaken plastic bags for jellyfishes, food
    • choke, entanglement, infections
    • biodegradables may block their digestive system
    plastics fishing nets
  • 5. Concerns & Impacts
    • Humans
    • pollute to lakes and oceans
    • contaminate our drinking water
    • bad environment for us
    • clogs/damaging our water system
    • may run out of clean water
  • 6. How does it enter?
    • Illegal dumping
    • Abandoned trash
    • Loss of debris
    • Moved by storm/wind into rivers, streams
    • Storm drains (sewages)
  • 7. Materials these are some of the materials found in oceans… plastic bags old tires plastic bottles cigarettes balloons aluminum cans
  • 8. Damages to Marine Habitats
    • break or damage coral reefs
    • block sunlight/ prevent growth of sea plants
    • block marine animals from getting into their homes
  • 9. What We Should Do?
    • Reduce
    • Reuse
    • Recycle
    • participate in beach cleanup events
  • 10. Protect Our Oceans, Our World
  • 11. The End thanks for watching