Plastics pollute paradise

Maui Waena Intermediate School


In Maui, the Eastern Pacific Gyre is depositing trash on the shores of paradise. Teams of citizen scientists are cleaning the beaches and cataloging a problem that keeps coming back.

Story produced by Cailyn Omuro, Jazmyne Viloria, and Zoe Zane at Maui Waena Intermediate School in Kahului, Hawaii. Instruction provided by STEM SRL Connected Educator Jen Suzuki.

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