15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Otter and his Plastic Bag

A smooth-coated otter plays with a plastic bag in the Singapore River. Otter populations in Singapore have gradually increased in recent years as the water quality in and around Singapore has improved. But pollution, human activity and habitat loss present long-term challenges.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Singapore, Singapore
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © David Chen