Baby seal stranded on rocks because water is full of plastic rubbish

A wildlife charity released a video of a stranded seal being bombarded by waves of plastic waste in a plea for people to dispose of their rubbish properly.

The clip was shot by The Cornish Seal Sanctuary and shows the pup struggling to swim out of a rock pool as litter bobs in the water all around it.

They said they have treated five pups found tangled up in plastic so far this year and rehabilitated a total of 79 baby seals.

Pictures of a grey seal pup with netting wrapped...
source: Metro

2019-05-22 15:32
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