Report: Ocean Trash Impacts

Our study on the deadliest ocean trash.

Ocean Conservancy and CSIRO reveal the most comprehensive impact assessment on sea turtles, birds and mammals from the 20 most commonly found ocean debris including balloons, plastic bottles and bags. This is a huge problem and we need your help in keeping our seas free from trash.

Full report (PDF)

Press release

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Stemming the Tide -- Ocean Conservancy's 2015 report on a way forward to eliminate ocean plastic.


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