“Fishing nets account for 46 percent of the trash [within the Great Pacific Garbage Patch], with the majority of the rest composed of other fishing industry gear, including ropes, oyster spacers, eel traps, crates, and baskets.” If you still eat seafood, please consider cutting it out completely

“Fishing nets account for 46 percent of the trash [within the Great Pacific Garbage Patch], with the majority of the rest composed of other fishing industry gear, including ropes, oyster spacers, eel traps, crates, and baskets.” If you still eat seafood, please consider cutting it out completely submitted by /u/ECOisLOGICAL [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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‘Eye-popping’ study: Colorado River down 2 billion tons of water due to climate change | From 1913 to 2017, the river’s average annual flow dropped about 20%, and about half that decline was due to warmer weather

‘Eye-popping’ study: Colorado River down 2 billion tons of water due to climate change | From 1913 to 2017, the river’s average annual flow dropped about 20%, and about half that decline was due to warmer weather submitted by /u/pnewell [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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