Group 6 Copy 18
-2
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    What are the toxic and ecological effects of marine plastic pollution to sea turtles? This research aims to combine plastic pollution and sea turtle density data to develop a risk assessment model to communicate and address the ecologic and toxic risks faced by Pacific sea turtles. Student scientists and professors will continue data collection and beach cleanups in sea turtle habitat, studying and protecting critically endangered marine life.
    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Understanding How Mosquitoes are Repelled by DEET

    The recent zika outbreak highlights the importance of personal mosquito protection. The chemical DEET has...

    Circulating biomarkers of fibrosis in captive gorillas: a pilot study

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death for gorillas in captivity. The ultimate goal of this project...

    Community-based Leishmaniasis research in Sri Lanka

    Leishmaniasisis a neglected tropical parasitic diseases in the world and is spread by the bite of sand flies...

    Backer Badge Funded