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#clean oceans

# clean-oceans - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

New pilot scheme will collect old fishing gear to reduce waste in Irish seas
# Clean Oceans
# Clean Oceans

New pilot scheme will collect old fishing gear to reduce waste in Irish seas

Jun 8th 2022, 6:30 AM 10,770 Views 5 Comments

The announcement was made to coincide with World Oceans Day.

# clean-oceans - Friday 11 January, 2019

New plan to use Irish fishing trawlers to remove plastic from oceans
# Clean Oceans
# Clean Oceans

New plan to use Irish fishing trawlers to remove plastic from oceans

Jan 11th 2019, 4:33 PM 19,092 Views 36 Comments

Planned on-shore and on-board facilities could help solve the problem.