Are you ready to test your knowledge of ghost gear (officially known as ALDFG)? Put on your thinking caps and dive in.
First up, what does ALDFG stand for?
Ghost gear accounts for what percentage of floating macroplastics in our ocean by weight?
Big tangled masses of ghost gear are called:
What percentage of the trash on the surface of the infamous North Pacific Gyre (also known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch) is ghost gear?
Fishing gear moves with ocean currents across borders and often gets lost in areas of high fishing intensity. What are these areas with large amounts of ghost gear called?
What are some ways we can address the problem of ghost gear?
Want to learn more?
Read up on the issue of ghost gear and how the Global Ghost Gear Initiative is seeking solutions.
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