Below movie shows where the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is located, what it is and why it is a problem. It also shows the size compared a country like France.
This pictures shows clearly where garbage polution can be found. It is shocking that there almost is’nt a spot left without polution.
Unfortunately, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch isn’t the only place. There are more places like this in the ocean. Also, everywhere you can find places like this. However, Great Pacific Garbage Patch is special because there has been done a lot of research. And additional, the collection of garbage is growing. Solutions to clean it are very futuristic and expensive.
If you like to know where the other places are in the ocean with comparable conditions, please go this page with the facts.
What do you think? Do you think it is good that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch received a lot of attention in this way?