17 Save the poor jelly fish! Western & Eastern Pacific Garbage Patches are full of plastic junk (E and W of Hawaii) from all over the world. Biggest garbage dump ever. (At the very least, don't leave it on the beach!
There are an estimated tons of plastic floating on the surface of the ocean and according to a new study authored by researchers at Plymouth University found, a staggering 700 different marine species are threatened by its presence.