The effects of microplastics on our Yarra River

Wed 26 June 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Kew Seniors Centre

533 High Street
Kew VIC 3101

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06/26/2019 6:30pm 06/26/2019 8:00pm The effects of microplastics on our Yarra River While we know plastic is entering our ocean and rivers at an increasing rate, a lot of us may not know about microplastics and their impacts on the environment. Join us at an upcoming session with Dr Nicole Kowalczyk, Yarra Riverkeepers’ Association Education Manager, and hear about the serious implications of microplastics at a local level and how they are affecting the Yarra River. You will learn where microplastics come from, the impact they are having on our aquatic ecosystem and what you can do to reduce this plastic entering our waterways. This workshop is part of the 'Living for our Future Program', a community sustainable living initiative of the City of Boroondara. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
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While we know plastic is entering our ocean and rivers at an increasing rate, a lot of us may not know about microplastics and their impacts on the environment.

Join us at an upcoming session with Dr Nicole Kowalczyk, Yarra Riverkeepers’ Association Education Manager, and hear about the serious implications of microplastics at a local level and how they are affecting the Yarra River. You will learn where microplastics come from, the impact they are having on our aquatic ecosystem and what you can do to reduce this plastic entering our waterways.

This workshop is part of the 'Living for our Future Program', a community sustainable living initiative of the City of Boroondara.

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