Containers for abandoned nets distributed by the DEKAMER team

Containers for abandoned nets distributed by the DEKAMER team

Ghost nets refer to fishing nets that are deliberately or accidentally left underwater. Many of these ghost nets do not decompose in nature and negatively impact marine biodiversity. These ghost nets also pose a threat to sea turtles; they can entangle the...
PSCA continue the detection of ghost nets in Turkey!

PSCA continue the detection of ghost nets in Turkey!

Our project partner PSCA-DEKAMER is continuing discovery dives for detection #ghostnets in different coastal areas in Turkey. The team is also collecting abandoned longlines and marine litter in discovery dives....

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