2017 Margins Microplastics Cruise Report

San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | October 2nd, 2017

Summary

This report contains information on the summer field sampling efforts conducted by Coastal Conservation & Research (CC&R) in support of two Regional Monitoring Pr

Anthropogenic debris in seafood: Plastic debris and fibers from textiles in fish and bivalves sold for human consumption

Nature | September 24th, 2015

Summary

The ubiquity of anthropogenic debris in hundreds of species of wildlife and the toxicity of chemicals associated with it has begun to raise concerns regarding the presenc

Examination of the ocean as a source for atmospheric microplastics

PLoS ONE | May 12th, 2020

Summary

Global plastic litter pollution has been increasing alongside demand since plastic products gained commercial popularity in the 1930s. Current plastic pollutant research

Gut Contents Analysis of Four Fish Species Collected in the San Leandro Bay RMP PCB Study in August 2016

San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | November 7th, 2018

Summary

In support of PCB modeling for San Leandro Bay, a Priority Margin Unit (PMU) for PCB load reduction in the estuary, fish samples of four species (topsmelt, shiner perch,

Microparticles, Microplastics, and PAHs in Bivalves in San Francisco Bay

San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | November 15th, 2019

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Microplastic Contamination in San Francisco Bay - Fact Sheet

San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | November 2nd, 2015

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Microplastic Monitoring and Science Strategy for San Francisco Bay

San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | February 1st, 2017

Summary

Microplastic is commonly defined as plastic particles smaller than 5 mm. In 2015, the Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay (RMP) conducted a

Microplastic pollution is widely detected in US municipal wastewater treatment plant effluent

Environmental Pollution, Elsevier | August 27th, 2016

Summary

Municipal wastewater effluent has been proposed as one pathway for microplastics to enter the aquatic environment. Here we present a broad study of municipal wastewater t

Microplastic Strategy Update on behalf of the Regional Monitoring Program (RMP) for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay

San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | December 2nd, 2019

Summary

Based on the detection of microplastics in San Francisco Bay surface water and Bay Area wastewater effluent in 2015, the Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in

Microplastics in Lake Mead National Recreation Area

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) | October 9th, 2019

Summary

  This dataset describes the quantity and morphology of microplastics in water, surficial sediment, sediment core, fish, and shellfish samples from Lake Mead Nation

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