Warnings After Discarded Balloons Found Near Seals – UKPosted on January 16, 2017 by DrRossH in Balloons
There are calls to stop balloon releases after a string are found littered across a Cornish beach.
Friends of Portheras Cove is warning they can be lethal to wildlife as they can become tangled or eat them.
One discarded balloon was found just a metre away from a seal pup.
It comes as Cornwall Council proposing to extend the current balloon/Chinese lantern release ban into a full-blown Public Spaces Protection Order.