Operation SISO: The Best FAD Killer
There is over 20,000km of plastic wire floating in the Mediterranean’s Tyrrhenian Sea off the coast of Italy. This plastic comes from the illegal FADs (Fish Aggregating Devices) used by some fishermen in the region. Sea Shepherd has partnered with local authorities and artisanal fishermen for Operation Siso to remove these illegal FADs and end their destruction of marine wildlife.
Read more about our campaign here: https://www.seashepherdglobal.org/latest-news/illegal-fishing-gear-med/
Sea Shepherd is an international, non-profit marine conservation organization that engages in direct action campaigns to defend wildlife, and conserve and protect the world’s oceans from illegal exploitation and environmental destruction.