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Ghost Fishing UK - Net Removal

 

Ghost Fishing UK is a registered charity, established in 2014. GFUK is the UK branch of Ghost Fishing, a global organisation dedicated to removing Abandoned, Lost and Discarded Fishing Gear (ALDFG).

The purpose is to remove, where practicable, potentially lethal entanglement hazards to marine life and scuba divers from the marine environment.

The organisation consists of volunteer scuba divers, with extensive training in advanced diving practices specifically in relation to minimizing impact on the environment.

Ghost Fishing UK will be clearing an unnamed wreck site along the Dorset coastline which has been reported to be covered in a large ghost net. Follow the team as the prepare for the mission and follow them as they clean up these deadly ghost nets.

 

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www.facebook.com/GhostFishingUK/ 

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Organizers

Organization Name
Ghost Fishing UK
Organization Type
Conservation Organization
Member of Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP)
Participant in AZA's SAFE Campaign

Venue

Portland, Dorset
Portland Marina
Portland Marina, DT5 1DX United Kingdom