Over 12,000 Tons of Plastic Ingested by Fish (VIDEO)

http://www.care2.com/causes/over-12000-tons-plastic-ingested-by-fis.html

2 July 2011

Fish in the North Pacific ingest plastic at a rate of roughly 12,000- to 24,000 tons per year, according to researchers from the Scripps Environmental Accumulation of Plastic Expedition (SEAPLEX). That’s news that should give all of us a bellyache.

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