22 May 2013 News

On 22 May 2013, the Healthy Seas Initiative signed a lease agreement for a location in Scheveningen harbour, in the municipality of The Hague (the Netherlands). A waste fishing net reception facility will be established there, for temporary storage of marine litter. Now that we have a location, we can actively approach organizations than can […]

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10 May 2013 News

The International Conference on Prevention and Management of Marine Litter in European Seas was held in Berlin, Germany, 10 – 12 April 2013. The conference participants, which included a wide array of stakeholders, government representatives, businesses and regional organisations, analysed the issues at stake, reviewed current efforts and suggested ways forward in order to address […]

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13 Jan 2013 Video

A video by Martina Wing from Ocean Wings Hawaii, Inc. showing the rescue of a wild Bottlenose Dolphin from fishing gear entangled between its mouth and left pectoral fin. The diver is a professional dive master who is experienced in removing fishing gear from Manta Rays. The rescue takes place after more or less four […]

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