Plastics are the most common man-made objects sighted at sea, with 18,000 pieces of plastic litter floating on every square kilometre of the world’s oceans! Six million tonnes of debris enters the world’s oceans every year, weighing about the same as a million elephants!
Last week, we went to a Dublin beach to help clean up rubbish. We’re visiting beaches around the Dublin area on a weekly basis, so if you’d like to get involved, let us know! For more info e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here is a short video from our last trip: