The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is the size of Texas in the North Pacific between California and Japan. Completely covered with trash, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is 90 feet deep in some placesand 80 percent plastic. Watch the Nightline and other YouTube videos on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and learn why NOT recycling impacts all of us.
A partial listing of the numerous KCTCS sustainability-related programming, workforce education and training initiatives is listed below. Specific details about KCTCS programs and courses are available on the Programs and Catalog page of the KCTCS Students website. Information about KCTCS workforce education and training is available under Workforce Solutions. The System Initiatives site provides information about the Interactive Digital Center. The major headings and subheadings below link to programming, training, or initiative information.