The Ocean Provides Essentials for Human Life but We Are Killing It

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The ocean loves all kinds of life. All the Oceans provide many human essentials and provides economic, financial, recreation, and supplies to help us with our need in life. But if the ocean is there to provide for us why do people that reside on this earth cast waste and pollution into our oceans? The oceans provide us food, a home to all marine life, and are one of the most beautiful creations of our Heavenly Father. Polluted oceans are full of plastic products, chemicals, and other misplaced waste that harms and kills marine life, our atmosphere, even humans and animals on the surface of the earth. In my paper I am going to talk about the major aspects of ocean pollution like, entanglement and health effects on the marine life, the cost …show more content…
The ocean loves all kinds of life. All the Oceans provide many human essentials and provides economic, financial, recreation, and supplies to help us with our need in life. But if the ocean is there to provide for us why do people that reside on this earth cast waste and pollution into our oceans? The oceans provide us food, a home to all marine life, and are one of the most beautiful creations of our Heavenly Father. Polluted oceans are full of plastic products, chemicals, and other misplaced waste that harms and kills marine life, our atmosphere, even humans and animals on the surface of the earth. In my paper I am going to talk about the major aspects of ocean pollution like, entanglement and health effects on the marine life, the cost of cleaning, the time it takes the waste to decompose in the ocean, harmful chemicals, and statistics on how much waste is in the ocean.
Ocean’s take up seventy five percent of the space on earth, if all the oceans were filled with garbage, how much do you think it would cost to be cleaned? Did you know every five seconds 60,000 plastic bags are thrown away? Up to 426,000 cell phones are discarded in the U.S. every single day. One million plastic cups are used on airline flights every 6 hours, that’s four million every day. The pollution eventually builds up in great volume in our vast oceans. Europe’s landfill is 3.45 million kilometers squared. All the trash adds up over time, also the cost of cleaning up the pollution. In 2010 California

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