Plastic marine debris collected inside the cod end of the manta net after a tow.
This sample is dominated by very small plastic particles - the white particles
are approximately 1/2 centimeter across.
Image ID: fish2373, NOAA's Fisheries Collection
Location: Pacific Ocean
Photo Date: 2010
Credit: NOAA News Archive 102810
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