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Sea Education Association Research

"Microplastic ingestion" Papers and Publications


Goldstein M. and D. Goodwin*, 2013. Gooseneck barnacles (Lepas spp.) ingest microplastic debris in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre. PeerJ 1, e184.

doi: 10.7717/peerj.184

Research themes and publication type: Ocean Plastics and Marine Pollution, Microplastic ingestion, Peer-reviewed publications


Swinford, J. and E. White, 2013. Ingestion of Plastics by Myctophids in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-248, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Ocean Plastics and Marine Pollution, Microplastic ingestion, Selected student research


Davis, J. and B. Kahn, 2012. Bite-Sized: The Effects of Microplastic Ingestion on Marine Zooplankton. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-240, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Ocean Plastics and Marine Pollution, Microplastic ingestion, Selected student research


Chan, W., 2011. Impacts of Microplastics on Salp Feeding and Carbon Export Efficiency in Tropical Pacific. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-238, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Ocean Plastics and Marine Pollution, Microplastic ingestion, Selected student research


* SEA faculty and staff
^ SEA Semester alumnus