Sea to Source - Collecting Observational Data

Sea to Source - Collecting Observational Data

Dr. Imogen Napper is a marine biologist studying microplastics in different bodies of water. Dr. Napper hopes to identify ways of stopping the influx of plastic into our waterways.


6 - 12


Biology, Ecology, Conservation, Earth Science, Oceanography, Engineering

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January 24, 2024

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