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With Kirsty Wark

Litter along Scotland's coastlines has been labelled an 'emergency'. So whose responsibility is it to clean up?

A map identifying litter hotspots along Scotland's coastline is being launched. Aerial photographs of plastics and rubbish washed up and blown up on to beaches has been posted online. The aim is to help organisations and volunteers involved in clean-up work better target their efforts - particularly in remote areas where litter often remains "hidden". Archie Liggat, chairman of the UK Civil Aviation Patrol, has said that Scotland's coastal litter problem is "an emergency".

Litter along Scotland's coastlines has been labelled an 'emergency' - so whose responsibility is it to clean it up?

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Tue 28 Aug 2018 09:00


  • Tue 28 Aug 2018 09:00