Marine Debris Program Co-hosts California Ocean Litter Prevention Strategy Update Webinar
MAY 24, 2021 — On May 11, the NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP), along with the California Ocean Protection Council, co-hosted a California Ocean Litter Prevention Strategy update webinar.
The webinar had 106 participants and featured opening remarks from Representative Alan Lowenthal (CA-47). Guest presentations outlined the California Coastal Commission's new Plastic Pollution Reduction Guidance Project and the California Trash Monitoring Playbook Project. Tanya Torres, the MDP's California Sea Grant Extension Fellow, presented an overall progress update for the OLS as of the halfway point of the six-year strategy. A full recording of the webinar is posted on YouTube.
For more information, please contact Sherry.Lippiatt@noaa.gov.