Posted by: Sandy Steinman | June 15, 2020

Birds ‘ingesting hundreds of bits of plastic a day’

The BBC  reports

Birds living on river banks are ingesting plastic at the rate of hundreds of tiny fragments a day, according to a new study.

Scientists say this is the first clear evidence that plastic pollutants in rivers are finding their way into wildlife and moving up the food chain.

Read more Pollution: Birds ‘ingesting hundreds of bits of plastic a day’ – BBC News


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