Flotsametrics_IMG_1706Oceanographer Curtis Ebbesmeyer is the author of Flotsametrics and the Floating World, and the publisher of the “Beachcomber’s Alert.” During a 1-hour call-in show on KCAW on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, Ebbesmeyer explained the origins of floating ocean debris — everything from US Naval sonobuoys to dangerous Fliegenklatsche (aka fly swatters!). With Sitka ultra-combers Tyler and Dean Orbison. Hosted by KCAW’s Robert Woolsey.

Listen to the full hour.

Downloadable audio.

Find more information about the 2016 Paths Across the Pacific conference here.

Photos from our show!