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A California Dream: Less Plastic in the Ocean

By Dean Bonner, Lori Pottinger

Aug 27, 2019 ... Rain carries plastic litter of all sizes into the ocean through urban creeks and storm drains. A growing concern is microplastics, debris that ...

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The Myth of Water Wasted to the Sea

By Lori Pottinger

May 17, 2017 ... Sewage effluents, industries, and urban runoff carry nutrients, toxic pollutants, pharmaceuticals, and micro-plastics into the bay.