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Say Goodbye to Plastic Straws

An environmental scourge (vgajic/Getty Images)

It is estimated that every year, 100,000 marine creatures and an additional million seabirds die as a result of plastic entanglement.

While plastic straws are among the most common litter found on beaches, they are also among the hardest plastic to recycle.



The latest commentary from the Wildlife Conservation Society’s zoos and aquarium, including the world-famous Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, and Queens Zoo.

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