Plastiki Across the Pacific on Plastic: An Adventure to Save Our Oceans

Plastiki Across the Pacific on Plastic: An Adventure to Save Our Oceans

David de Rothschild


Explorer, international eco-friendly chief, and eco-TV host David de Rothschild recounts the intense trip of the Plastiki, an leading edge and usually untested sixty-foot catamaran that floats on 12,500 reclaimed plastic bottles. It used to be a voyage that took de Rothschild and a five-person group 10,000 miles from the U.S. to Australia, crusing via infrequently traveled, harmful waters, risking their lives to name cognizance to our fragile oceans. Their exploration integrated pressing learn of ocean pollutants, island international locations threatened through emerging seas, broken coral reefs, and the acidifying ocean itselfand their discoveries are a choice to motion. jam-packed with intriguing narrative, pictures, maps, magazine entries, plans, and sketches, this can be the one firsthand account of what could be the most vital experience of our time.

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