Groups remove 40 tons of fishing nets from Pacific Ocean

ABC News | 6/28/2019 | Staff
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Environmentalists cleaning up plastic in the ocean pulled 40 tons (36 metric tons) of abandoned fishing nets this month from an area known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

The crew of volunteers with the California-based nonprofit Ocean Voyages Institute fished out the derelict nets from the floating trash patch between Hawaii and California.

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