Tag Archives: Great Pacific garbage Patch

New Study Finds Plastic In 50 Dead Whales, Dolphins, Seals

New Study Finds Plastic In 50 Dead Whales, Dolphins, Seals Activists called the findings “ominous.” By Kate Bratskeir Frazer Hodgkins and CSIP Researchers studying dozens of beached marine mammals, including dolphins, found plastic inside all of them. Here’s more evidence…

 

99 Percent of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts Within Decades

99 Percent of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts Within Decades https://www.alternet.org/environment/ninety-nine-percent-seabirds-will-have-plastic-their-guts-within-decades Most plastic is tossed after minutes of use, but its impact on wildlife and the environment can last for centuries. By Lorraine Chow / Independent Media Institute…