MBARI researchers have been looking at the impacts of lost shipping containers on marine environments. Shipping containers can fall overboard if they are improperly stacked and a vessel encounters rough seas. For more information click here.
There are fewer fish now than at any time in modern history….fish stocks and marine biomass have been over-fished and devastated in many parts of the world. There are some great infographics here that further explain what happened, what is happening, and what is likely to happen.