Marine Debris Program Presents to University of Hawaii at Hilo Marine Debris Course
February 1, 2021 — On January 20, the NOAA Marine Debris Program’s (MDP) Pacific Island Regional Coordinator, Mark Manuel, provided a virtual presentation to the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo (UH-Hilo) Marine Debris in the Pacific senior-undergraduate course.
Mark provided a general overview of the MDP and current Pacific Islands based prevention, removal, and research projects supported by the program. As an UH-Hilo alumni, Mark provided students with his career path as an undergraduate within the Marine Science Department to addressing the impacts of marine debris throughout the Pacific Islands Region.
For more information, contact Mark.Manuel@noaa.gov.