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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 2018 Annual Conference

NMEA 2018: Charting a Course for Conservation
July 15-20, 2018
Long Beach, CA, USA

Network with marine educators from across the country and around the globe aboard the legendary Queen Mary!

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