Feb. 12, 2019

Episode 007 - Dr. Jennifer Lavers finds plastic on the world's most remote islands

Episode 007 - Dr. Jennifer Lavers finds plastic on the world's most remote islands

Dr. Jennifer Lavers goes to the most remote islands in the world to find plastics to figure out how this impacts wildlife and humans. She is a marine eco-toxicologist with expertise in tropical and temperate seabird ecology, plastic pollution (marine...


Dr. Jennifer Lavers goes to the most remote islands in the world to find plastics to figure out how this impacts wildlife and humans. She is a marine eco-toxicologist with expertise in tropical and temperate seabird ecology, plastic pollution (marine debris), invasive species management, and fisheries by-catch. She supervises a large number of graduate students in Australia and abroad working on a diverse array of projects. Find out more about Jenn and her research team at Adrift Lab. www.adriftlab.org