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Striking images show plastic litter in the world’s most remote coral reefs

A net entangled in a shallow reef and full of fishes.

Ghost fishing: this discarded net continues to catch fish in a reef off Brazil. Credit: Léo Francini

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Nature 619, 447 (2023)


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  1. Pinheiro, H. T. et al. Nature 619, 311–316 (2023).

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