Marine debris is the most widespread problem facing our coast and ocean, and it's entirely preventable," said Greg Helms, the Southern California Program Manager of the Ocean Conservancy.
What does TOC stand for?
TOC stands for The Ocean Conservancy
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The UN Environment Programme and the Ocean Conservancy marked the day with a report on marine litter, from discarded fishing gear, to cigarette butts and plastic bags, which the Environment Programme's director called signs of systemic waste.
According to the Ocean Conservancy, a dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico--where the Mississippi River dumps untold gallons of polluted water every second--has expanded to over 18,000 square kilometers in the last decade.
Warner Chabot, a vice president of The Ocean Conservancy, said his organization is seeking grants to restart the process.
They can work their way into the food chain, killing marine life and, because they bioaccumulate, possibly contaminating food fish, says David Guggenheim, vice president for conservation policy at The Ocean Conservancy, a Washington, D.
About the Ocean Conservancy The Ocean Conservancy educates and empowers citizens to take action on behalf of the ocean.
The Ocean Conservancy and the Joint Ocean Commission Initiative are committed to seeing those recommendations adopted.
For a quick fix, each September, The Ocean Conservancy leads volunteers in a one-day global effort called the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC).