Shocking picture shows swan struggling to feed amid a tide of plastic

A football, loose Styrofoam and pieces of wood are also seen floating on the surface of the water, which is so densely polluted the surface looks almost solid

 

Horrifying pictures of a swan struggling to sift its way through rubbish has once again highlighted the problem of pollution in London

 

A swan struggles to feed among the rubbish including plastic bottles, bottle tops, packaging, and take away cartons thrown into The Thames at Limehouse in London

Photo Credit to John Conner Press associates Ltd.