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7960896864?profile=originalThis dead loggerhead ingested more than 100 pieces of plastic it mistook for food. Photo provided by Gumbo Limbo

By Margie Plunkett

The tiny sea turtle, the size of the palm of your hand, had died after being washed back to shore this nesting season.

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    Planning an event at a county beach?
    Leave the balloons behind; as of Sept. 1, they’re banned at 11 Palm Beach County-operated beachfront parks.
    “I think anytime we can limit the amount of plastics, including balloons, is a good thing,” sa

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7960638099?profile=originalThis year marks the 46th Earth Day since its inception on April 22, 1970. Each year a theme is chosen to celebrate the beauty, vitality and significance of our outdoors, and this year that theme is “Trees for the Earth.” To celebrate Earth Day 2016,

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Along the Coast: Just one word – plastics

Florida’s environmental disaster hits the beaches

7960556255?profile=originalSea Angels created a sculpture from garbage found along the shore.

7960557456?profile=originalVolunteers filled a plastic hardhat they found with drinking straws, fishing line and rope they picked up along the shore.

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