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Plastic found at mariana trench bottom

Discussion in 'Ocean Conservation' started by Schwob, May 13, 2019.

  1. Schwob

    Schwob Solo Diver

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  2. Diver below 83

    Diver below 83 Barracuda

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    Not surprised at all. I’m sure all the places we haven’t explored yet have some human impact. Plastics would of course be the first things found
     
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  3. Chidiver1

    Chidiver1 Barracuda

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    I saw that today. Can't say I'm surprised, but its disappointing.
     
  4. drbill

    drbill The Lorax for the Kelp Forest Scuba Legend

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    Not at all unexpected... sadly
     
  5. RockiesFan

    RockiesFan Solo Diver

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    Long after humans are gone, plastics will be scattered throughout the globe. I wonder at how the next round of species will adapt.
     
  6. iamrushman

    iamrushman Great White

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    other civilizations left great legacies such as great works of arts and structures...ours will be the plastic bag...so sad.
     

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