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Plastic Waste Causes $13 Billion in Annual Damage to Marine Ecosystems

There are reliable reports of environmental damage from plastic waste including mortality or illness when ingested by sea creatures (turtles); entanglement of animals, (dolphins & whales); damage to critical habitats (coral reefs) & concerns about chemical contamination, invasive species spread by plastic fragments & economic damage to fishing & tourism industries.

Watch Film Report: HAITI: JOBS, OPPORTUNITY, & SELF-ESTEEM
Haiti, 2 1/2 years after the great earthquake is fading from public view, except for deadly cholera outbreaks. However, there is still a great need to rebuild from the destruction & also live up to promise to decisively change course of the island-country & its citizens. “Rebuild Globally” is one such organization seeking to make a difference.
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