Why do they have to suffer because of our trash?
Sea Turtles are becoming sicker and sicker due to pollution
The natural food for sea turtles is jellyfish. When a sea turtle see's a plastic bag floating and mistakes it for food, the sea turtle will most likely get sick because of this and may even die. Because of the negligence of humans, our sea creatures are suffering. Mostly factories dump waste and trash into the oceans, and with every piece of trash put into the ocean, there is an animal who will suffer from it.
Sea Turtles Swallowing Record-High Amounts of Plastic Waste
Its not just eating plastics though...
Scientists have had theories recently of a new disease that is slowly killing the sea turtle population. Its called fibropapillomas, which is most likely linked to plastics and pollution in the water