Bryan Stirrat is head of Tetra Tech’s Marine Debris Prevention practice, and a senior manager of the firm’s Solid Waste Initiative. He has more than 40 years of experience in solid waste facility and system planning, design, and operation. A respected authority on innovative solid waste system operational strategies, he has been principal engineer on projects at more than 250 solid waste facilities in North America, the Pacific, and Central America.
A rising tide of marine debris threatens coastal tourism — a key driver of economic growth. Tetra Tech argues the importance of taking a holistic approach to the problem of marine waste, making sure that all stakeholders are represented.