By admin ~ September 1st, 2013. Filed under: Bahamas Update.
As cruisers we are keenly aware of and more affected by the problems of trash—and especially plastic—in the ocean than folks who don’t spend time on the water. Ocean pollution is a serious problem that affects the health of people, wildlife, local economies, and can cause damage to your vessel. Trash in the water and on shore can kill marine animals, injure swimmers and beachgoers, and ensnare boat propellers.