Fishing Debris Cleaned from California Beach The California Lost Fishing Gear Recovery Project recently retrieved 10 tons of plastic filament and hooks off the Channel Islands. The abandoned gear can harm ocean life.
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Fishing Debris Cleaned from California Beach

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Fishing Debris Cleaned from California Beach

Fishing Debris Cleaned from California Beach

Fishing Debris Cleaned from California Beach

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Abandoned fishing gear can be devastating to ocean life.

The California Lost Fishing Gear Recovery Project recently retrieved 10 tons of plastic filament and hooks off the Channel Islands, five islands off the California mainland.

Now, they're taking the recovery project to California's most popular coastline beaches.

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