Plastic Ocean: How a Sea Captain's Chance Discovery Launched a Determined Quest to Save the Oceans

Version: Unabridged
Author: Charles Moore , Cassandra Phillips
Narrator: Mel Foster
Genres: Animals & Nature
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: October 2011
# of Units: 10 CDs
Length: 12 hours, 30 minutes
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Overview

A prominent seafaring environmentalist and researcher shares his shocking discovery of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in the Pacific Ocean, and inspires a fundamental rethinking of the Plastic Age and a growing global health crisis.

Author Details

Author Details

Moore, Charles

Capt. Charles Moore has logged over 100,000 miles on research voyages, and his work has been featured on NPR, National Geographic, and in the "Wall Street Journal".

Phillips, Cassandra

Cassandra Phillips has worked as a newspaper reporter and won grant funding from the USDA Small Business and Innovation and Research program to research plastic's effects on orchids.