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Teams of academics and other partners are leading marine debris research that answers questions about marine debris types, impacts, and solutions in the Pacific Islands. Research papers, reports, and other technical publications are available below.

Marine Debris Content Portlet

Guidelines for the Monitoring and Assessment of Plastic Litter in the Ocean
Marine Debris Removal Best Practices
The Effects of Marine Debris on Beach Recreation and Regional Economies in Four Coastal Communities: A Regional Pilot Study
Marine Debris Monitoring & Assessment - Method Recommendations
Quantification of Microplastics on National Park Beaches