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The Science of Plastic in the Sea

10/01/2018 - 5:30pm
8610 Kennel Way La Jolla, CA 92037, US
Event Description: 

 Plenary session Speakers:
Dr. Brice Semmens, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego “Scope and scale of plastic in the biological ocean"
Dr. Jenna Jambeck, University of Georgia.“ Plastic Waste Inputs form Land into the Ocean: Science and Solutions”
Dr. Linda Amaral Zettler, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research.“Engineering biological and environmental solutions”

Panel discussion includes Dr. Kara Lavender-Law, Sea Education Association and Dr. Tracy Mincer, Florida Atalantic University

For more information on this event, contact: 
Penny Dockry
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