Although the animal vomited five plastic bags during the rescue operation, it wasn't able to resist the ingestion of 80 plastic bags and other plastic items.
Horrifying footage shows how a whale died after swallowing 80 plastic bags - despite vets spending a week trying to save the animal.
The pilot whale was discovered early last week in a canal in the southern province of Songkhla and received treatment from a team of veterinarians. When he died in his stomach found eight kilograms of plastic debris.
And the death of this whale also comes just before the UN's World Environment Day on the June 5. The department head, Jatuporn Buruspat, said the whale likely mistook the floating trash for food.
"The whale would have lived if he hadn't eaten garbage". There are eight million tons of bags and bottles being dumped in the world's oceans, every year.
"Without specific goals for reducing plastic consumption and more effective waste management, people do not know what to do, even if they want to do more", said Tara Buakamsri, Thailand country director of Greenpeace Southeast Asia.
Although the U.S.is withdrawing from several United Nations pacts and organizations, including the Paris Climate Agreement, UNESCO, and the Global Compact on Migration, the USA government appears to be on board to clean up the oceans, Falk reported in December.
At least 300 marine animals including pilot whales, sea turtles and dolphins, perish each year in Thai waters after ingesting plastic, according to Thon, the marine biologist.
Solheim was ultimately optimistic, telling CBS News "the solutions are straightforward: There are plenty of natural alternatives to plastics beads in toothpaste or face scrub ..." "For that we need governments to take action, and ensure that polluters pay and recycling is rewarded".
If you guys thought the teaser trailers were intense, this trailer must has blown your collective minds. I could not be more excited about Michael going back to just a regular, run of the mill slasher.
The discounted products are available through xbox.com, Microsoft Store , and participating retailers across the United States. That means the Xbox One S with a 500GB HDD is $199, the Xbox One S with a 1TB HDD is $249, and the Xbox One X is $449.
In this case, it's the nightmarish ogre called the Golden State Warriors , the team that might drive him out of Cleveland again. Players not named LeBron James were contributing, and it was a single-possession game down the stretch.
There will be a winter break for Premier League clubs in February starting from the 2019-20 season, it has been confirmed. Essentially, one round of Premier League games is split in half and played over two weekends.
Kane was crucial to Spurs as they finished third in the Premier League and reached the FA Cup semi-final. Kane is now with the England squad as they prepare to fly out to Russian Federation for the World Cup.
Johnson was convicted in 1913 by an all-white jury of violating the Mann Act for traveling with his white girlfriend. Per Jacqueline Alemany of CBS News, Trump said, "I'm thinking about Muhammad Ali" when discussing potential pardons.
According to Kalin, Vienna wants to " to target Muslim communities for the sake of scoring cheap political points ". The conservative Kurz became chancellor in December in a coalition with the anti-migration Freedom Party.
Lanzini has earned four caps to date and scored his first senior worldwide goal in a 2-0 friendly victory over Italy. Inter Milan captain and striker Mauro Icardi is expected to be called up as Lanzini's replacement.
But in 2011, a review panel of the American Physical Society found that DAC would likely cost about $600 per ton of captured CO2. Other experts welcomed the study as a step to clear up huge uncertainties about the costs of "direct air capture".
Israeli troops shoot dead relative of Ahed Tamimi
A cousin of hers had been shot in the head earlier in the day during clashes with Israeli soldiers, her lawyers have said. A former Israeli soldier received death threats after being been falsely accused on social media of killing Najjar.
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It was funded by the National Cancer Institute, some foundations and proceeds from the USA breast cancer postage stamp. Such patients have been in "the gray zone, and we haven't known what to tell them", Kurian said.
The deadly eruption of a Guatemalan volcano
At least 99 people have been killed and hundreds more are still missing as rescue and search efforts continue. A group of police officers saw what the family was doing and came to lend shovels and help with the digging.
Crackdown 3 may get delayed until 2019
That follows a report from Kotaku , who cited two anonymous sources in saying that Crackdown 3 will now release in 2019. The problem is the game was announced four years ago at E3 2014 - back then it was simply known as Crackdown .
Trump Spars With G-7 Host Ahead of Summit
"The EU trade surplus with the United States is $151 Billion, and Canada keeps our farmers and others out". And they championed a trading system that required countries to follow World Trade Organization rules.
MIT Scientists Create 'Psychopath' AI Named Norman
Researchers then took a series of Rorschach inkblots and fed them to both Norman and a standard AI to compare results. MIT has created a new AI that we sincerely hope never escapes into the wild because this IS how you get Skynet .
Guatemala warns of greater activity after volcano explodes again
After the eruption, people say they had to build an impromptu bridge over hot ashes to try and get the injured the help they need. But then a huge cloud of ash came pouring out. "In a matter of three or four minutes the village disappeared", Mr Castillo said.