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Teams of academics and other partners are leading marine debris research that answers questions about marine debris types, impacts, and solutions in the Mid-Atlantic. Research papers, reports, and other technical publications are available below.

Marine Debris Content Portlet

Effects of Derelict Fishing Gear in the Chesapeake Bay Assessment Report
Microplastics in the Chesapeake Bay and its Watershed: State of the Knowledge, Data Gaps, and Relationship to Management Goals
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Marine Debris Removal Best Practices
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