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Our Debris Filling the Sea

What do a tropical island in the Pacific Ocean and the Antarctic have in common? Unfortunately, it's marine debris.

Even the most remote locations on Earth are fouled by man-made garbage and materials. And a majority of the debris that's found comes from land-based sources. Ultimately, the most effective way to reduce our waste is to not create it in the first place. Learn more at www.marinedebris.noaa.gov.