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Michaela Morris
Associate, Protect Our Oceans, Environment America

The video provides visceral imagery of the suffering caused by single-use plastic. Marine animals, like this turtle, ...do not deserve to suffer extraordinary pain because of the vast quantities of disposable plastic products that end up in the sea. 

Recently... I walked by the New England Aquarium’s outdoor seal tank. There, with her nose pressed to the glass, a little girl watched a very cute, very hilarious seal bobbing vertically in the water, about to sink to the bottom for a nap. 

As fires rage in the Amazon rainforest, Environment Rhode Island members are calling for a corporate commitment to zero deforestation.

On the wrong day at the wrong beach, swimming could make you sick.

If we want to save the bees, we need science that documents their decline and illustrates the nature of the problem.