Tonga’s Department of Environment urges public to refrain from littering

Tonga’s Department of Environment has urged the public to stop littering the Fangaloto beachfront in Nuku’alofa.

The department’s communications officer, Iliesa Tora posted up pictures on their Facebook page of rubbish along the area and stating, “This is the biggest problem in Tonga.”

“Rubbish is thrown everywhere at the popular picnic spot.”

“Plastic bags, bottles, juice cans and diapers are seen along the beach,” he posted.

The post received many reactions from the public, most of them also shared similar concerns.


Josephine Navula