“As many as nine out of 10 of the world’s seabirds are likely to have pieces of plastic in their guts, a new study estimates. … ‘It’s pretty astronomical,’ said [the] study coauthor.” (

*Gastronomical or plastronomical.

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“Powers are available to create protected areas at sea that safeguard key habitats for sandeels, a key prey item for many of our seabirds like kittiwake.” (

Our second priority should be the brogue whelk.