SEA Currents: News
October 18, 2019
SEA’s Plastics Research Chronicled on WBUR (Boston NPR)
SEA Semester in the NEWS
"Millions Of Tons Of Plastic Are Dumped In The Ocean Every Year. We Don't Know Where Most Of It Ends Up"
For nearly 50 years, the Sea Education Association has taken college students sailing on the ocean to study biology. During the weeks-long voyages, students drag a plankton net (imagine a super-long butterfly net) next to the ship twice a day and study what they catch.