Beach invasion - Otter Rock, Oregon - Plastic is as ubiquitous as sand. This was from about a year before the Japanese Tsunami. It's the normal everyday state of the ocean not the aftermath of a catastrophe | Photo by Jason Karn on Flickr | Permission: CC BY-ND 2.0 http://creativecommons.org/
This quote says it exactly how some of us live our life not caring about our planet. It's important for me because the planet is our actual home. It's where everything is created. It should matter to society because if we don't stop littering or start recycling we affect our planet.