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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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19 December 2017

The Global Ghost Gear Initiative is pleased to announce the completion of "Methods to Locate Derelict Fishing Gear in Marine Waters" - the first in a series of guidance documents designed to assist those wishing to participate in ghost gear related projects.

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