Plastics not properly recycled or disposed of now represent 12 percent of the solid waste Americans generate yearly.  An estimated seven million pounds of plastic a year wind up dumped into our oceans. That threatens fish species, wading birds and estuary environments, even these wading birds recently photographed on Ramrod Key. 
(Photo by Jeff Kelly, Ramrod Key)
Plastics not properly recycled or disposed of now represent 12 percent of the solid waste Americans generate yearly. An estimated seven million pounds of plastic a year wind up dumped into our oceans. That threatens fish species, wading birds and estuary environments, even these wading birds recently photographed on Ramrod Key. (Photo by Jeff Kelly, Ramrod Key) Keynoter Contributor
Plastics not properly recycled or disposed of now represent 12 percent of the solid waste Americans generate yearly. An estimated seven million pounds of plastic a year wind up dumped into our oceans. That threatens fish species, wading birds and estuary environments, even these wading birds recently photographed on Ramrod Key. (Photo by Jeff Kelly, Ramrod Key) Keynoter Contributor

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