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DeFishGear launches coordinated marine litter monitoring surveys in the Adriatic Sea
One year after taking up the challenge to address the need (read more here) for accurate, coherent and comparable scientific data on marine litter in the Adriatic region to support effective decision…
Apr 16, 2015
Photo by Melina Džajić - Valjevac
On December 11, 2014, in Neum, the program of marine litter monitoring was implemented in accordance with the requirements of the Barcelona Convention, which imply the categorization of litter by type and…
Feb 19, 2015
National Forum on Marine Litter - photo by Nataša Juvančič
Projects Marlisco and DeFishGear organized a National Forum on Marine Litter, on Wednesday, February 4th 2015, in Strunjan, Slovenia, with the purpose of stimulating a public debate on this issue. The forum was…
Feb 11, 2015
Beach litter monitoring in Greece has become a steady, proactive and effective manoeuvre for combating negative anthropological influence on the sea coast. This core part of Marine Strategy Framework Directive in general…
Feb 10, 2015
Analysis of Marine Litter Collected by the Fishermen on the Island of Hvar
In December 2014, Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries from Split, Croatia, conducted the analysis of the amount of marine litter collected by the fishermen in Vira on the Island of Hvar. Fishermen…
Jan 16, 2015
DeFishGear and LIFE GHOST project jointly together in tackling important stakeholders in the Adriatic Region
Joint commitment in reducing the impact of derelict fishing gears and marine litter in the Adriatic Region, while striving to achieve both good environmental status and improvement of the biodiversity in the…
Dec 18, 2014
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