Empowering subsistence fishermen to collect ocean plastic as part of their catch.

 
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Goals

DEVELOP a template for creating plastic collection stations in fishing communities worldwide

PROMOTE stewardship while empowering fishermen to prosper by monetizing plastic waste and making it part of their catch

GROW Fishing for Plastic collection programs until they are found in all regions where people fish and plastic waste is found on shorelines


Action Plan

  1. Launch Social media campaign and begin fundraising

  2. Visit Marsh Harbour, Abacos as potential Pilot site - early November 2018.

  3. Interview local fishermen regarding how Fishing for Plastic could best add value to their lives and network with local environmental organizations. 

  4. Design and solve logistics issues ~ storage, transport, recycling

  5. Initiate the pilot project in the first Quarter of 2019

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We are a grassroots organization committed to cleaning up the coastlines of the world.