DUCK SPILL

Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette - - NEWS -

As is well known, Co­conut tries to do his bit to clean up the en­vi­ron­ment, via his not so lu­cra­tive ef­forts with the metal de­tec­tor, which is not quite the gold mine he thought it would be. If you want to see some­one go spare over plas­tic, ask poor old Co­conut! This week has been par­tic­u­larly sad – noth­ing to show metal-wise apart from an old dog tag. By the way, if any­one owns Mr Bo­jan­gles, please come and see Co­conut for the tag. Any­way, one thing Co­conut has found beach­side is a charm­ing plas­tic ducky, of the bath toy va­ri­ety. He won­ders if it might have come from the al­most cos­micly ironic mishap, in 2007, when a cargo of plas­tic duck­ies were washed into the Pa­cific Ocean. Pre­sum­ably they even­tu­ally end up some­where . . .

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