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Sea lion nibbling a plastic bottle underwater. - Composite image. Composite image

© Paulo de Oliveira / Biosphoto

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Marine plastic garbage is carried by ocean currents far from its source; sometimes it comes from other continents situated on the other side of the world. This sea lion as many other marine animals end up ingesting these indigestible plastic objects that cause them severe obstructions of the digestive tract and a terrible death after prolonged suffering.

Keywords

Wild animal / Mammal / Marine mammal / Pinniped / Otary

Flora / Alga / Brown alga / Phaeophyta / Kelp

Image processing / Digital assembly

Area / Marine area / Sea / Temperate sea

Eat

Space / Sun / Sunbeam

Shot / Overview

Shot / Front shot

Enumeration / Alone

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Matter (substance) / Synthetic matter / Plastic

Environment / Pollution / Water pollution

Area / Naturalness / Natural area

Motion / Locomotion / Swim

Species / Relation between species / Man-induced activity

Symbolic image

Environment / Waste management / Scrap / Underwater scrap

Shot / Underwater shot

Individual / Nobody

Environment / Waste management / Scrap / Domestic scrap

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Synapsida / Mammalia / Carnivora / Otariidae

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