Microplastic pollution in marine ecosystems’
Microplastic pollution (particles < 5mm) is a growing concern in marine ecosystems because of its ubiquitous presence, persistence and potential impacts on organismal health. This presentation provides an overview of microplastics in marine ecosystems including potential sources, ingestion by and impact on marine life and interaction with fisheries an aquaculture industries. Recent findings from research in British Columbia will also be presented.
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