North Sea clean-up mission video release

Rode Poon HS5
08 August 2016

What a perfect day at and in the North Sea we had on 24 July 2016! The calm sea and a sight underwater of around 20 meters made the trip exceptional and the job a lot easier than usual. Our Ghost Fishing diving team made two dives of 30 meters depth at the Rode Poon, and removed ghostnets, fake bait, and other fishing gear from the shipwreck.

Photos by Cees Kassenberg.
Footage by Bas Poelman and editing by Pascal van Erp.

Clean-up dive at shipwreck the Rode Poon, 24 July 2016

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