The great pacific garbage patch youtube video

Mar 22, 2018 plastic samples collected from the great pacific garbage patch. The great pacific garbage patch is a big patch of garbage and debris in the middle of the northern pacific ocean. Up next the swim s1 e2 the great pacific garbage patch is not what you think it is the swim duration. A garbage sample is pulled out of the ocean at the great pacific garbage patch gpgp, located between halfway between hawaii and california, in a photo provided by the ocean cleanup on march 23. Director angela sun starring angela sun genres documentary subtitles. Plastic trash has made its way to the pacific ocean and its collected in massive amounts out in the middle of a 10 million square mile area known as the pacific gyre pronounced gire which is.

A grand plan to clean the great pacific garbage patch. Marine debris is litter that ends up in oceans, seas, and other large bodies of water. Sharyn alfonsi reports on the problems deadly consequences for wildlife and what can. Post jobs, find pros, and collaborate commissionfree in our professional marketplace. The great pacific garbage patch, also known as the pacific trash vortex, spans waters from the west coast of north america to japan. Thunder and rain on tent sounds black screen, dark screen, relaxing, relax, sleep, white noise duration. Underwater skyscrapers recycle waste from great pacific garbage patch by bridgette meinhold. Aug 18, 2019 the worlds largest collection of ocean debris is also the most famous, but its name, the great pacific garbage patch, is a misnomer. A grand plan to clean the great pacific garbage patch the. Great pacific garbage patch sprawling with far more debris. This is the only proven way to deter a great white shark s1 e9.

It is located halfway between hawaii and california. We contribute to it everyday by littering and using unbiodegrada. Cleaning up the plastic in the ocean discarded plastic is piling up around the world and pooling in the ocean. This video was created to provide reading accommodations during home instruction. How big the great pacific garbage patch really is voicetube. Ask students to read the description of their character, and instruct them. The great pacific garbage patch gpgp is the largest of the five offshore plastic accumulation zones in the worlds oceans. Sep 07, 2018 plastic trash is entering the worlds oceans at a rate of as much as 12. Half of the entire patch is made of plastic fishing nets, lines, and ropes which come from intense fishing activity near the area. May 21, 2009 autoplay when autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. The great pacific ocean garbage patch think twice the next time you use bottled water or use anything that is made out of plastic. The extent of the patch has been compared to the u. How big the great pacific garbage patch really is youtube. Great pacific garbage patch national geographic society.

Large garbage patch floating in the pacific ocean video. In light of the sheer physical enormity of the great pacific garbage patch and the complexity of its causes, what can we possibility do about it. The great pacific garbage patch has quickly become the stuff of legend. San francisco cleaning up the great pacific garbage patch, estimated to contain as much as 142 thousand tons of plastic garbage spread over an area that covers a million square miles, is no. This sixminute video is a slideshow with images and words. Great pacific garbage patch is massive floating island. Gma the great pacific garbage patch schooltube safe.

Lies youve been told about the pacific garbage patch. Aug 16, 2014 large garbage patch floating in the pacific ocean 02. While this is certainly the most talked about garbage patch, it is not the only garbage patch in the ocean. But dont let the name great pacific garbage patch fool you. Large garbage patch floating in the pacific ocean 02. The arctic sunrise departs for the great pacific garbage patch.

Great pacific garbage patch educational videos watchknowlearn. The great pacific garbage patch is the largest accumulation of ocean plastic in the world and is located between hawaii and california. Create groups of five and provide each student with a short description that introduces them to one of the five characters in the video clip. Moorecharmingly grumpy, often with a map of the gyre and a dish of plastic shards in handwent on to discuss the great pacific. The great pacific garbage patch, also described as the pacific trash vortex, is a gyre of marine debris particles in the northcentral pacific ocean. It discusses the great pacific garbage patch in the pacific ocean. How big the great pacific garbage patch really is following is a transcript of the video. Its a region of the north pacific ocean where the northern jet stream and the southern trade winds, moving. Great pacific garbage patch awareness video youtube. They exist all throughout the ocean, and the pacific garbage patch just happens to be the most famous. After three years of research including two field expeditions, extensive laboratory experiments, and data analyses, we are thrilled to finally release the results of our study on the infamous great pacific garbage patch.

The great pacific garbage patch was the inspiration for the plastic fish tower, an orblike underwater. We contribute to it everyday by littering and using unbiodegradable materials. The great pacific garbage patch, between hawaii and california, is accumulating trash faster than ever and is now three times the size of france. The great pacific garbage patch isnt what you think 60. The patch is actually comprised of the western garbage patch.

Great pacific garbage patch ocean pollution awareness youtube. The great pacific garbage patch is a collection of marine debris in the north pacific ocean. A garbage patch is made up of tiny plastic pieces called microplastics that are less than 5 millimeters long. The collection of plastic and floating trash originates from the pacific rim, including countries in asia, north america, and south america. Journalistfilmmaker angela sun travels on a personal journey of discovery to uncover the mysterious phenomenon of the great pacific garbage patch. Jan 28, 2019 moorecharmingly grumpy, often with a map of the gyre and a dish of plastic shards in handwent on to discuss the great pacific garbage patch on the late show with david letterman. Up next how big the great pacific garbage patch really is duration. Great pacific garbage patch cleanup work tackled by sausalito nonprofitocean voyages institute, a nonprofit organization based in sausalito, has just announced it has successfully removed more. Great pacific garbage patch now three times the size of.

It is located roughly from 5w to 155w and 35n to 42n. Aug 31, 2012 the great pacific garbage patch is a massive dump of floating garbage in the pacific ocean. What marine recruits go through in boot camp earning the title making marines on parris island duration. The great pacific garbage patch explained research. Aug 07, 2012 autoplay when autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. The analysis, conducted by boat and air surveys taken over two years, found that pollution in the socalled great pacific garbage patch is. Designed and animated by ben segall written by kyoung kim and ben segall narrated by olivia sandoval sound design by loren esposito original score composed by mathew. Mar 30, 2018 theres a patch of garbage three times the size of france floating in the pacific. The great pacific garbage patch, also called the pacific trash vortex, is a wide range of trash, plastic, chemical sludge, and debris floating together in a large mass in the pacific ocean. Youve probably heard of the pacific garbage patch, also called the trash vortex.

Large garbage patch floating in the pacific ocean video on. Mar 23, 2018 a garbage sample is pulled out of the ocean at the great pacific garbage patch gpgp, located between halfway between hawaii and california, in a photo provided by the ocean cleanup on march 23. Up next great pacific garbage patch awareness video duration. Plastic trash is entering the worlds oceans at a rate of as much as 12.

Great pacific garbage patch is massive floating island of. Aug 18, 2019 cleaning up the plastic in the ocean discarded plastic is piling up around the world and pooling in the ocean. The worlds largest collection of ocean debris is also the most famous, but its name, the great pacific garbage patch, is a misnomer. The great pacific garbage patch is hundreds of miles long. Plastic is a massive problem that we as humans face. It doesnt look like a giant mountain of trash at all. A huge, swirling pile of rubbish in the pacific ocean is growing faster than expected and is now three times the size of france, researchers say. The great pacific garbage patch is not what you think it is. Nightly news august 16, 2014 large garbage patch floating in the pacific ocean. Aug 27, 2008 great pacific garbage dump is a graveyard of toxic plastic.

In each group, all five characters will be represented. The ocean cleanups plasticcollecting tool is still struggling to do its job in the great pacific garbage patch. The great pacific garbage patch is not what you think it is the swim. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. It formed because currents near the center of the northern pacific ocean move around in a kind of circle, which catches and holds floating pieces of plastic. The ocean cleanup the problem of plastic pollution is gaining traction in diplomatic circles, with nearly 200 countries. Up next the insane true scale of the great pacific garbage patch duration. Along the way she encounters scientists, industry, legislators and activists who shed light on what our societys. Boyan slat of the ocean cleanup tells cnn how theyre planning to save our oceans.

The arctic sunrise ship is journeying to the largest trash vortex in the ocean with the goal of identifying the microplastics found there. The other half is mostly hard plastics and films like water bottles and plastic wrap. We contribute to it everyday by littering and using. Use this shocking information to engage your students in ways they can help prevent this dis.

Theres a patch of garbage three times the size of france floating in the pacific. For each visible piece of debris on the beach in the video above, two. The great pacific garbage patch is a swirling mass of marine debris, a plastic soup of discarded bags and bottles, in the northeast of the. Great pacific garbage patch sprawling with far more. The most famous example of a gyres tendency to take out our trash is the great pacific garbage patch located in the north pacific gyre. The great pacific garbage patch is not what you think it. Much of the plastic that we throw away ends up in our oceans. How big is the great pacific garbage patch business insider. Angela suns journey of discovery to one of the most remote places on earth, midway atoll, to uncover the truth behind the mystery of the great pacific garbage patch. The patch is actually comprised of the western garbage patch, located near japan, and the eastern garbage patch, located between the u. Great pacific garbage patch cleanup is drawing near. Its not a floating island of trash, like a garbage dump or a landfill. Cleaning up the great pacific garbage patch cnn video. May 10, 2020 this video is the reading from the lesson today.

Watch the video above to see just how massive the great pacific garbage patch is and how it illustrates the weight of the planets plastic problem. Garbage patches are large areas of marine debris concentration that are formed by rotating ocean currents called gyres kind of like big whirlpools that suck things in. The exponential increase of the great pacific garbage patch. Many of the images show animals of the ocean habitat in d.

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