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Marine Debris Tracker

Main Project Information
Goal Improve the health of our beaches.
Task Map trash on coastlines and waterways.
Where Global, anywhere on the planet

The Marine Debris Tracker mobile application allows you to help make a difference by checking in when you find trash on our coastlines and waterways. Data you submit is available to download online and you also have access to mapping all data, worldwide. Marine Debris Tracker is a joint partnership of the NOAA Marine Debris Division and the Southeast Atlantic Marine Debris Initiative (SEA-MDI), located within the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia.

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Ideal Age Group Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity At the beach, In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, On a hike
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Tags app, debris, ecology & environment, girl scouts, marine, marine debris, nature & outdoors, tracker
Project Updated 05/23/2018