Great Pacific Garbage Patch

What is it about?

What is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is

How did the Great Pacific Garbage Patch form?

It is formed by the six main gyres which drag the rubbish to the North Pacific Subtropical Convergence Zone.

Where is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

This map indicates where the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is located.

What steps are being taken to fix the problem?

Random fact!

One of the most famous debris spills came in 1992, when 28,000 rubber ducks fell overboard in the Pacific Ocean. The ducks continue to turn up on beaches around the world to this day.