And then there was this at the end of the footbridge. So-called “biodegradable”poop bags that are not labeled compostable, are essentially a rip off and just as bad for marine life as are non-degradable poop bags. Is Gloucester’s DPW expected to swoop in and play the role of the enchanted imaginary magical poop fairy?
One of the most haunting images is dog poop in plastic, found haphazardly discarded in every corner of the City, but nowhere more prominently than at our beaches.
What are we leaving for our children to uncover in fifty years?
These photos were taken on the weekend of March 28th, 2020. For two and a half days, the pile grew larger and larger, greeting everyone as they came on and off the beach. The pile was removed by the DPW on Monday morning.