A baby dugong that became a Thai internet star died with plastic waste in its stomach

An orphaned baby dugong that attained celebrity status in Thailand has died with plastic waste lining its stomach, prompting a surge of mourning on the internet.

CNN

Last updated on 20 August 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Thailand
Region: 
South-East Asia
Threats: 
Pollution
Species group: 
Marine mammals