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Plastic from a Dead Animals Gut, What to Do With it?

Lately I’ve been thinking about more effective ways of doing the work I’m doing and something struck me that I thought I could write about on here.  The number of cases of animals in or near New Zealand waters who have died from the effects of consuming plastic, seems to be increasing. Or at the very least, it is being reported far more frequently.   These animals confuse plastic bags and other pieces of plastic waste with the creatures or things which they usually eat or prey on. It isn’t hard to see the similarities between a plastic bag and a jellyfish for example. When these sick or deceased animals appear on a New Zealand beach, researchers will partake in...

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