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Increasing amounts of plastic litter on the seafloor of the Arctic Ocean

October 24th, 2012 by Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research

Dr. Melanie Bergmann, biologist and deep-sea expert at the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in the Helmholtz Association, has found that the amount of plastic litter on the Arctic sea floor has increased. Her findings are reported in the paper “Increase of litter at the Arctic deep-sea observatory Hausgarten” published in Marine […]

RSPB Guernsey Group slide show on Spitsbergen on 17 October 2012

September 25th, 2012 by Events

The RSPB Guernsey Group invite you to a slide show presentation on Spitsbergen by Judy Down beginning at 8.00 pm on Wednesday 17 October 2012 at La Villette Hotel, St Martin, Guernsey. The ticket price is £5 for RSPB non-members and £4 for members and includes coffee or tea and biscuits.