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It’s Almost Time for This Year’s Marine Debris Art Contest!

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It’s just about that time of year again: this year’s Marine Debris Art Contest is almost upon us!

Each year, the NOAA Marine Debris Program holds a ‘Keep the Sea Free of Debris’ art contest for U.S. students from kindergarten through eighth grade. The winners are featured on our yearly calendar that helps to raise awareness of the harmful impacts that marine debris has on our oceans year-round. Start getting your creative juices flowing and take a look at last year’s winners:

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Keep your eye out for the announcement of the official start of the art contest soon!

Author: NOAA Marine Debris Program

The NOAA Marine Debris Program envisions the global ocean and its coasts, users, and inhabitants free from the impacts of marine debris. Our mission is to investigate and solve the problems that stem from marine debris, in order to protect and conserve our nation's marine environment, natural resources, industries, economy, and people.

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