Garbage Patch – Researchers need Cruising-sailors

Tuesday, April 28, 2009   
 Garbage Patch – Researchers need Cruisingsailors
In case of cruising plans on the Atlantic, Pacific or Indian Oceans, it might be of help for the researchers to pass over one of the five Garbage Patches. Observations and reports are urgently required to help to solve the enormous problem of waste floating around world-wide. As reported earlier, David de Rothschild with his catamaran 'Plastiki', built completely (except the mast) with recyled plastic bottles, plans to cross the Pacific to draw the attention to the Northern Pacific Garbage Patch. A report in Sail World.

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