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Plastic Pollution Discovered on Ice Floes Near the North Pole


Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, research, weather, wildlife, endangered, animals, globalwarming )

Lindi
- 52 days ago - exeter.ac.uk
Scientists on an expedition led by polar explorer Pen Hadow have discovered plastic pollution lying on remote frozen ice floes in the middle of the Arctic Ocean. The discovery shows how far plastic pollution has spread... due to climate change.



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Derek Richardson (297)
Wednesday September 27, 2017, 6:18 am
Sadly noted, thank you.
 

Animae C (511)
Wednesday September 27, 2017, 7:01 am
SHAMEFUL!!!!
 

Ed Site Issues V (196)
Wednesday September 27, 2017, 7:53 am
Noted, Thanks
 

Barb SiteIssues V (199)
Wednesday September 27, 2017, 11:12 am
Noted, Thank you
 

Sylvie A (191)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 3:39 am
Noted. Thank you
 

Ben O (178)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 5:29 am
Holy crap!!!
 

Janis K (132)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 6:13 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Donna T (0)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 7:06 am
thank you
 

David C (186)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 7:24 am
sadly noted, awful, and as Ben O says it is crap, but I don't think its holy though......we need to find solutions since so many obviously don't care enough to recycle properly
 

Tom T (246)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 10:28 am
TRULY SCARY STUFF !
Truly UNBELIEVABLE !!
WTF !
 

Janet B (0)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 1:59 pm
Thanks
 

Virgene L (49)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 2:34 pm
We must stop using our oceans as a dumping ground! Thanks Rosie.
 

Kelsey S (0)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 9:12 pm
Noted
 

raleigh koritz (375)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 9:13 pm
Thanks for sharing
 

Peggy B (39)
Friday September 29, 2017, 12:39 pm
TYFS
 

Sandra Ferri (114)
Wednesday October 4, 2017, 1:53 am
That's terrible and a big shame :( TY Lindi

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Sergio Padilla (65)
Monday October 9, 2017, 10:57 am
So sad
 
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