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marinedebrisNatGeo Marine Debris Activity
What effect is the accumulation of marine debris having on the world's marine ecosystems? In this activity, students learn about the sources and impacts of marine debris. They participate in a school site cleanup and then compare their findings to international coastal cleanup data.

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National Marine Educators Association 2017 Annual Conference

Seas of Change: Lowcountry Lessons in Resiliency
June 26-29, 2017
Charleston, SC, USA

Network with marine educators from across the country and around the globe in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina!

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