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Photo feature – The devastating scale of waste in the oceans

Caroline Power

The Ecological Citizen Vol 2 No 2 2019: 156–62

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First published: 1 January 2019  |  Permanent URL  |  Download citation in RIS format


This feature presents a series of photos taken on and under the sea surrounding Roatán, an island in the Caribbean Sea off Honduras, as well as shots taken on the island itself. The photos dramatically highlight the scale of the problem of waste in the oceans. This, Caroline notes, is a universal problem for which every country on the planet has some responsibility.



Sustainability, Water