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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.  

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Last updated Sunday, February 7, 2021 4:18pm PST