Issue Date: March 22, 2010
Marcus Eriksen And Anna Cummins
The amount of plastic waste swirling around in the world’s oceans appears to be growing. The so-called Great Pacific Garbage Patch in the North Pacific Ocean has gotten a lot of attention, but plastic pollution is a global problem, according to Marcus Eriksen and Anna Cummins, a pair of eco-educators, adventurers, and marine researchers with the nonprofit Algalita Marine Research Foundation, based in Long Beach, Calif.
The two outdoor enthusiasts are on a mission . . .
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