4th Annual TX Plastic Pollution Symposium


The fourth annual Texas Plastic Pollution Symposium will be held on March 31, 2022 in Port Aransas, Texas. The purpose of this meeting is to bring scientists together to discuss plastic research being conducted in the state of Texas, and to bring awareness to plastics in the environment. 

Previous Meeting Programs:


Past Presentations from the 2018 Plastic Pollution Symposium:

1. The Big Shell Beach Cleanup - Baxter

2. Love Laredo B.I.G 2018 - Cortez

3. Texas Marine Debris Response Guide 2018 - Gohres

4. Don't Trash a Good Thing - Hackney

5. Microplastic in the diet of juvenline fish from Corpus Christi Bay - Hajovsky

6. Ocean Friendly Restaurants - Irps

7. First Steps - Peart

8. Comparison of microplastics ingestion between freshwater sunfish and marine pinfish - Peters

9. Life on a nurdle - Pinnell

10. A Case of effectively reducing threats to marine wildlife along the Texas Coast - Rhoades

11. Abondoned crab trap removal program - Thomas

12. A gelatinous solution to plastic pollution - Tiller