Nereida educational material consists of a series of PowerPoint presentations, available in PDF file format:
The INTRODUCTION presentation provides an overall understanding of the importance of our oceans:
The MARINE POLLUTION – THE IMPACTS OF PLASTIC DEBRIS presentation provides an understanding of the effects and magnitude of plastic in our oceans and the impact this plastic debris is having on life in the oceans:
The following three state of our oceans presentations provide an overall understanding of the other major perils facing our oceans:
The MARINE POLLUTION – TOXIC WASTE presentation covers toxic waste and marine debris (in general) and man-made ocean noise. (Information specific to plastic waste in the oceans is covered in MARINE POLLUTION – THE IMPACTS OF PLASTIC DEBRIS).
The MARINE POLLUTION – MAN-MADE NOISE AND LIGHT presentation covers the impacts of man-made ocean noise and light.
The OVERFISHING presentation provides educational material on unsustainable fishing, including bycatch and shark finning, and the results of overfishing.
The CLIMATE CHANGE presentation provides an understanding of the major impacts of climate change on our oceans and also on the rest of the planet.