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Plastic turtle thrown by the sea in a beach. - Composite image. Composite image

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Concept image depicting the plastic garbage pollution at the ocean. More than one thousand turtles die every year from ingestion or entanglement on trash plastic objects; on marine garbage. This pose a long term impact on the survival of some turtle populations. Hatchlings and young sea turtles are particularly susceptible to getting tangled up in lost or discarded fishing gear or floating debris.


Wild animal / Reptile / Tortoise / Turtle

Symbolic image

Image processing / Digital assembly

Area / Strand / Seaside / Water mark (fragment)

Environment / Pollution / Littoral pollution

Physical phenomenon / Trace / Activity track

Species / Relation between species / Man-induced activity

Shot / Top view

Shot / Overview

Environment / Pollution / Water pollution

Shot / High angle view

Matter (substance) / Synthetic matter / Plastic

Enumeration / Alone

Leisure / Game / Toy

Area / Strand / Sand shore / Sand beach

Area / Naturalness / Natural area

Environment / Destruction of biodiversity / Species destruction

Environment / Waste management / Scrap / Domestic scrap

Individual / Nobody

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