Gap Fill - Plastic Pollution - Level 4


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The BBC made a worrying about the impact plastic is having on seabirds near Australia. The team was on Lord Howe Island for a new . They filmed birds with full of plastic. The birds starved to death there was no in their stomachs for food. Marine are working to save the birds. They removed plastic from the stomachs of of chicks to increase their chance of .

A marine biologist explained that the birds were that eat . She said: "They have no to detect...non-plastic, so they eat ." Adult birds feed the plastic to their chicks without knowing the harm. She said the plastic is " preventable" and could easily be swapped for like aluminium or . She said: "My own toothbrush is made of bamboo." A BBC presenter said: "We saw...90 of plastic come out of one of the ."

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