|Re: Trip Report and Photos: My encounter with a Gill Net|
Posted by Hopper Stone on January 05, 2008 at 12:02:54:|
In Reply to: Trip Report and Photos: My encounter with a Gill Net posted by Elaine on January 02, 2008 at 14:27:30:
As part of my scientific diver training for the Aquarium of the Pacific, I had the privelege of taking part in the pilot phase of UC Davis' derelict fishing gear recovery program. Over the course of a weekend, we mapped 3 miles of coastline at Catalina, taking GPS coordinates of gear found abandoned on the bottom which would later be recovered.
I can only reiterate what Elaine said in her article:
Which this is an important issue for the ecosystem and marine life, remember....diver safety has to come first on any dive.
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