Great Lakes increasingly threatened due to pollution from plastics
WTIP's Bob Carter spoke recently with Dr. Lorena M. Rios Mendoza, a scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, about her research into pollution by plastic particles in the Great Lakes. The particles not only affect water quality, they present dangers to fish and birds who ingest them.
First aired on WTIP's The Roadhouse Apr. 26, 2013.
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