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Marine Debris Division Participates in French-American Science Workshop

JANUARY 13, 2020 — On December 12-13, the Marine Debris Division's Chief Scientist, Amy V. Uhrin, participated in the French-American Workshop, Responding to Plastic Pollution through Science: From Research to Action held in Le Mans, France.

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Amy describes the history, organizational structure and research priorities of the MDP Image credit: Donna Bilkovic, VIMS.

The workshop was hosted by Le Mans Université. The purpose was to share marine debris research results among French and US scientists and identify joint scientific investigations that could be pursued to shape national strategies.

For further information, contact Amy.Uhrin@noaa.gov.

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