The plastic was a sports drink wrapper that had nearly cinched the pike in two in the middle of its body.

Joanna Skrajny said it shows what kind of an effect something as simple as a plastic wrapper can have on nature.
“It seems to be getting more and more common. There are cases where nesting birds have so much plastic in their stomachs that they are unable to eat,” she said.
  1. What happened to the fish?
  2. What can be done to prevent this from happening?

What really happens to the plastic you throw away | Ted Ed



  • How often do you buy bottled drinks?
  • What do you do the bottles?
  • How can you make changes to these habits?
  • What impact will your changes have?