The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Good Magazine has created a simple, comprehensible primer on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, the heinously enormous constellation of trash that covers about 10 percent of the Pacific Ocean.
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- Environmental comic strips
- About Freshkills Park
- The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
- ASLA features sustainable landscapes
- Our field trip to the SI waste transfer station
- That "Staten Island Boat Graveyard"
- Highlighting another Sustainable Park: Bush Terminal Pier Park, Brooklyn
- New Recycling Facility Demonstrates Sustainability
- James Corner Field Operations to design the Beltline
- Diffuse light solar panels