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Ghost Fishing UK have just completed their third annual dive in Scapa Flow, Orkney, recovering more than 30 pots and creels, 100kg of net and various other items of lost fishing gear from the site. The project has been funded by World Animal Protection and the Fat Face Foundation, who, as part of the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI) are working to address the issue on an international scale.

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29 November 2017

A film we made in collaboration with World Animal Protection with fishermen to highlight the impact of ghost gear has won Highly Commended in the Reshaping the Economy category at the 2017 Global Sustainability Film Awards!

​The story is told from the fishermen's personal perspective and shows how they are voluntarily adapting their practices to reduce the impact of ghost fishing on the marine environment. 

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