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How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?

Season 4 Episode 26 | 4m 43s

Ocean plastic pollution is a massive environmental problem. Millions of tons of plastic waste enter the ocean every year, even plastic that goes in the trash can often ends up in the sea! This week we learn about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and look at the dangers ocean plastic poses to ocean animals. Plus, a few tips for you to reduce your own plastic use!

Aired: 03/28/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.