Stephanie Winnard

Stephanie Winnard

Aug 02, 2016

Group 6 Copy 121
1
Please wait...

About This Project

Endangered albatrosses and other seabirds are accidentally killed in longline fisheries around the world. In the Brazilian fleet we want to test Hookpods, a new technology, designed to safely deploy hooks, so they cannot be ingested by birds. We also want to test new reusable LED lights, to replace single use light sticks that are currently disposed of in the oceans in vast numbers every day contributing to marine pollution.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

A noninvasive approach to monitor the health of Maine's black bear population

For over 40 years, state biologists have guided black bear management in Maine using data collected from radio...

How do chimpanzees adapt to a savanna woodland in Tanzania?

75% of Tanzania’s chimpanzees live in open “savanna” woodlands. Considered a marginal habitat due to low food...

Can spiders be used as bioindicators of environmental pollution in a geothermal area?

Geothermal stations cause emissions of pollutants into the environment and can cause damage to living organisms...

Backer Badge Funded