Solid Waste Transportation through Ocean Currents: Marine Debris Sightings and their Waste Quantification at Port Dickson Beaches, Peninsular Malaysia

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Chong Jing Yi; Narayanan Kannan;
  • Publisher: Thai Society of Higher Eduction Institutes on Environment
  • Journal: EnvironmentAsia (issn: 1906-1714)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.14456/ea.2016.6
  • Subject: marine debris | plastic pollution | beach watch | solid waste | transportation | Geography. Anthropology. Recreation | G | Environmental sciences | GE1-350

Four beaches at Port Dickson, Peninsular Malaysia, namely Saujana Beach, Nelayan Beach, Bagan Pinang Beach and Cermin beach have been sampled for marine debris from 7th June 2014 until 26th July 2014, on every Saturday. These beaches face the Strait of Malacca with a co... View more
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