30 Jan '15, 7pm

Sea turtles face growing danger due to plastic trash in Australian waters

Sea turtles living off the coast of Australia face a growing danger in their own habitat: ocean plastic. The amount of plastic debris in the waters surrounding Australia is growing rapidly and so are the unprecedented numbers of injuries sustained by sea turtles and other ocean creatures. Veterinarians warn that humans should find ways to control the amount of plastic waste before the effects become irreversible.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/sea-turtles-face-growing-danger-due-...


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