"Every single trawl had trash in it," said Meg Burke, California Academy's director of teacher and youth education. "Plastic, parts of plastic bags, bottles, even dirty diapers—things like that. So the impact of humans on the marine ecosystem was blatantly clear."Via Neatorama.
Sea pen photograph credit Gary Williams, California Academy of Sciences. Nudibranch creit Terry Gosliner, California Academy of Sciences.