Seattle-based scientific ship documents ocean pollution (VIDEO)

(SEATTLE) — The research sailing ship Ocean Watch has returned from year-long voyage that included the Arctic and Antarctic, television station KING reported. The crew documented evidence that plastic garbage is polluting the oceans, and global climate change is having a negative impact. The 381-day voyage circumnavigated the Americas and is now back at homeport at Seattle, where it is hosted vessel tours.
Click here to view the TV station’s story and video.
By Professional Mariner Staff