MAY 23, 2020 AT 01:58 AM
Trying to find food
Because of rising CO2 emissions and global warming, polar bears have been forced to eat garbage to survive. Their survival is threatened as the ice floes they use to hunt have melted.
Threatened by oil
This photo taken by the Coast Guard shows the disturbing image of an egret’s whose feet, legs, and tail feathers are coated in oil. Birds of one of many victims of oil spills in the ocean.