Fatal Pollution: Plastic Kills Desert Animals Too

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In this briefing, prepared by U. Wernery of the Central Veterinary Research Laboratory, Dubai, U.A.E., documents and describes how plastic pollution harms wildlife and livestock across the desert landscape of Dubai. “The agonising death: plastic trash can kill quickly when it blocks the intestines; it can kill slowly when it releases its toxins or when the animals starve to death when filled by plastic.”

Warning: This report contains images of deceased animals that may be upsetting to some people. View at your discretion.

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