La Jolla, California: A California Sea Lion with it’s neck wrapped in plastic hauls out on the rocks, the animal is having trouble eating because the marine debris around it’s neck has restricted it’s throat and the seal can no longer eat or swallow fish as a result.

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The National Academy of Sciences estimated that 16 billion pounds of garbage was being dumped into the ocean every year. That’s more than 1.5 million pounds per hour. Please help Oceana to save our beautiful oceans from becoming the worlds landfill! Don’t let anymore ocean life, succumb to the fate of this penguin or seal! Break Free From Plastic! #BreakFreeFromThePlasticPledge