This blog post was submitted by Cami and Ava, Kitsap Regional Library Community Learning Interns.
How much garbage do you think is dumped into our oceans each year?
The answer: 2.2 billion tons. That’s about 96 piles of garbage that are ½ of a mile long and as tall as the Space Needle.
This is an issue that has burdened our minds for a long time.