Capt. Charles Moore
Image from Charles Moore’s TED talk linked on this page
of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch — an endless floating waste of plastic trash. Now he’s drawing attention to the growing, choking problem of plastic debris in our seas.
See his 7 minute TED talk explaining the problem.
Image from Charles Moore’s TED TAlk Linked on this page
Image from Charles Moore’s TED talk linked from this page