Wrangell Sentinel -


Photos from: Researchers work to identify origins of 'ghost nets'




AP Photo/Caleb Jones

Hawaii Pacific University graduate student Drew McWhirter (left) and Raquel Corniuk, a research technician at the university's Center for Marine Debris Research, pull apart a massive entanglement of ghost nets May 12 in Kaneohe, Hawaii. The two are part of a study that is attempting to trace derelict fishing gear that washes ashore in Hawaii back to the manufacturers and fisheries that it came from.



Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021