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www.thoughtco.com/why-littering-is-everyones-problem-1204097

A more grassroots-oriented litter prevention group is Auntie Litter, which started in 1990 in Alabama to help educate students there about the importance of a healthy and clean environment. Today the group works internationally to help students, teachers, and parents eliminate litter in their communities.

education.seattlepi.com/littering-affect-environment-6802.html

Litter that is tossed into the ocean can travel long distances with the currents and winds. Not only does this litter directly affect marine life and birds, but it also washes onto beaches, is caught in fishing nets, damages boat motors, is an eyesore and smells bad.

scienceleadership.org/blog/Littering_and_its_Effect_on_the...

What we do is pick an issue in the world, or nation, or community, or wherever, and we do research on it. We then post a few blogs about it and go out and try to help fix the issue. My issue is about littering in public places and how it can effect the environment. First, let me start off by saying, we have all seen litter.

www.conserve-energy-future.com/various-littering-facts.php

Litter is nothing but a piece of waste or rubbish that has been disposed improperly, without consent and at wrong location. Littering simply means throwing away objects on the ground or leaving them lying on the ground instead of disposing them at garbage can, recycling bin or trash container.

www.cbsnews.com/news/amount-of-plastic-in-the-ocean-is...

A vast amount of the plastic garbage littering the surface of the ocean may be disappearing, a new study suggests. Exactly what is happening to this ocean debris is a mystery, though the ...

www.kab.org/end-littering-resources

End Littering Resources . Litter is costly to clean up, impacts our quality of life and economic development, and eventually ends up in our waterways and oceans. Litter in America. As might be expected, the majority of roadside litter was attributed to motorists (53%). However, a sizeable percentage was attributed to pedestrians (23% ...

articles.latimes.com/keyword/littering

A federal appeals court on Thursday overturned the littering conviction of an Arizona activist who left gallon-size bottles of water for illegal immigrants crossing into the United States through a desert wildlife preserve.

www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/08/littering-and...

Littering and Following the Crowd. ... The exhibit places litter under museum lights so that people will look at it, talk about it, think about where it came from, and ultimately change their ...

www.conserve-energy-future.com/causes-problems-solutions...

What is Littering? Litter is any kind of trash thrown in small amounts, especially in places where it doesn’t belong. With time, it heaps up. The practice is unlawful because it costs municipalities millions of dollars annually in cleanup costs. It also portrays a bad picture of an area.

www.kab.org/resources/end-littering

For more than six decades, Keep America Beautiful has served as our country’s nonprofit steward of litter prevention. Litter is more than just a blight on our landscape. Litter is costly to clean up, impacts our quality of life and economic development, and eventually ends up in our waterways and oceans.