Tangled lives: litterbugs put platypus survival at risk as entrapment numbers increase

MS
By Michelle Smith
Updated April 26 2021 - 9:11pm, first published 9:00am
Litterbugs are putting platypus lives at risk

Household litter is putting the lives of platypus at risk with researchers regularly catching platypus entangled in items such as hair ties, plastic rings and fishing lines.

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Get the latest Ballarat news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.