Over the last few decades, tons of rubbish has been continually dumped into the ocean.In 2014, about 5,000 square miles of the Gulf of Mexico was devoid of life because of pollution. Click To Tweet
With the ocean and planet’s health at risk, what can we do to put a stop to this and how exactly does ocean pollution effect humans?
The infographic below explores the main causes of ocean pollution and how it poses a risk to our health (and our planet’s health).
[Listen to Dr. Wallace J. Nichols talk about our connection to the ocean
and other bodies of water: Turtle Hugger Wallace “J.” Nichols & His Blue Mind]
main image via shutterstock | infographic via DiveIn
Listen to this episode of the Green Divas Radio Show for more green living tips and ways to take action for the earth…