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Coronavirus: Concern after hundreds of face masks wash up on beach – Yahoo News Australia

Wildlife groups are urging Australians to dispose of their masks with care.

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A staggering 326 disposable coronavirus masks have been picked up by a man from a single NSW beach.
Central Coast resident Louis ONeill worked quickly to collect the face coverings after spotting whales and seabirds close to the shore at Bouddi National Park, 45km north of Sydney.
Mr ONeill told Yahoo News Australia the situation left him feeling demoralised as he feared wildlife would become entangled by masks still in the water.
He is one of a handful of volunteers around NSW who are still …

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