Employees of the Nara Deer Conservation Fund announced the death of 14 animals.
It is known that plastic bags were found in the stomachs of animals. It is assumed that they became the cause of death.
About the incident reports the Air Force. In one of them found more than 4 kg. plastic in the stomach.
It is worth noting that the Japanese city of Nara is quite popular among tourists due to the fact that there are many Buddhist temples in it.
Often, visitors leave behind a lot of garbage that is harmful to the environment. Tourists can also feed deer prohibited foods.
It is assumed that the deer died from malnutrition. After all, their stomachs were filled with plastic.