12 pictures that prove the ocean needs help

DEC 29, 2019 AT 10:23 AM

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10. Tourist Boat, Thailand. Yet Another Threatened Destination

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Thailand has long been a popular tourist destination famous for its gorgeous beaches. However, “islands” of plastic trash floating around the country now threaten the beauty of the local beaches.

11. British Diver Photographs Tons of Plastic near Bali, Indonesia

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This diver decided to film stingrays near some Balinese resorts. When the boat took him to the area, the diver couldn’t believe what he saw. These beautiful creatures were swimming in dense layers of plastic and other trash, which if eaten, could easily kill them.