Lake Ontario Evenings – Microplastics

21 Dec 2017 | Under Events | Posted by | 0 Comments

Microplastics: Tiny Plastics, Big Impacts

Join the Toronto & Region Remedial Action Plan for an evening on Microplastics – Tiny Plastics, Big Impacts as part of the Lake Ontario Evenings speaker series. Presentations take place on Tuesday, January 16, 2017 at the Gladstone Hotel (1214 Queen Street West).

All are welcome | Doors open at 6 pm | Presentations will begin at 6:30 pm

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Presentations will feature:

Effects of Microplastics in Aquatic Habitats
Dr. Chelsea M Rochman | Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Down by the Bay, where the Microplastics Flow: Sources and Sinks ‎of Microplastics in Lake Ontario
Dr. Paul Helm | Sr Research Scientist, Great Lakes, Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change

Digging into Litter Data
Susan Debreceni | Outreach Specialist, Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Discussion to follow.