Tag: plastic pollution

5 Gyre Experiences: Updates from the Sea

5 Gyre Experiences: Updates from the Sea

I recently left for a Plastic Pollution Expedition with the non-profit 5 Gyres.   It’s a journey of a lifetime through the Atlantic from Bermuda to Iceland researching plastic pollution along the way. … Read More

Microplastics Take Over Our Seas

Microplastics Take Over Our Seas

Microplastic was found in abundance off the coast of Bermuda in the North Atlantic gyre of the Sargasso Sea. What can we do to help change the large quantities of plastic that is ending up in our oceans? … Read More

Plastic Pollution Found In The North Atlantic Gyre

Plastic Pollution Found In The North Atlantic Gyre

Here are some of the plastic bits or micro plastics we found in the North Atlantic sub-tropical gyre that have to be separated and documented. We found nurdles, which I just learned about. They are the ... Read More
Microplastics found in sargassum in the North Atlantic Gyre

Microplastics found in sargassum in the North Atlantic Gyre

I went in a plastic pollution research sailing expedition from Bermuda to Iceland with the 5 Gyres Institute. I am going to share bits of my trip in these snippets as well as an upcoming video. We covered … Read More

Plastic Pollution Expedition with 5 Gyres

Plastic Pollution Expedition with 5 Gyres

I am so blessed and thrilled to have been accepted to join a plastic pollution expedition with the non-profit www.5Gyres.org .   It is the journey of a lifetime through the Atlantic from Bermuda … Read More