WATERHAUL STORIES

Net Missions: Tolcarne Beach, Newquay

Net Missions: Tolcarne Beach, Newquay

On a relatively quiet Friday afternoon we received a tip off via our report a net page about a large trawler net that had washed up on Tolcarne Beach in Newquay and was buried deep under the sand.
Waterhaul Founder Harry Dennis In Conversation With Boatfolk

Waterhaul Founder Harry Dennis In Conversation With Boatfolk

Harry speaks with Dominic from Boatfolk about how growing up by the coast and studying marine biology all led to his decision to tackle the ocean plastic crisis head on by founding Waterhaul.
Net Missions: Post Winter Storms At Bedruthan Steps

Net Missions: Post Winter Storms At Bedruthan Steps

With the winter storms that batter our coastlines in full effect, an increased amount of ghost gear washes up on our beaches. We headed out on team mission to Bedruthan Steps to recover what we could.
Net Missions: Bullslaughter Bay, Pembrokeshire

Net Missions: Bullslaughter Bay, Pembrokeshire

We were in Pembrokeshire working on a new project, Recycle Môr, in partnership with the SeaTrust and after two days filming, we decided it was time to hit the beach for a net collection mission.
Setting up a pilot net collection scheme in Pembrokeshire

Setting up a pilot net collection scheme in Pembrokeshire

Recycle Môr is our new partner project in collaboration with Sea Trust in Pembrokeshire. The scheme is a five-month pilot project, which provides fishing gear recycling bins in various harbours across the area.
LYRA - Spotlight On A Young Change Maker

LYRA - Spotlight On A Young Change Maker

Lyra started litter picking on her way to school and is raising money to help buy litter pickers for her school friends to use in a bid to get more people involved in litter picking.
Net Missions: Perranporth, Cornwall

Net Missions: Perranporth, Cornwall

Following a tip off about a net that had washed up in Perranporth during storm Arwen via Instragram, on this quiet Sunday morning our head of marketing Paul shares his experience of retrieving it.
Raising Vital Funds For Ocean Conservation Namibia

Raising Vital Funds For Ocean Conservation Namibia

The nylon fishing line used in long-line fishing is one of the biggest threats to seals worldwide. Thankfully, charities like Ocean Conservation Namibia are making direct interventions to this heart-breaking problem.
Net Missions: Bedruthan Steps, Cornwall

Net Missions: Bedruthan Steps, Cornwall

Waterhaul marketing assistant Rhianna shares first hand her inaugural net collection mission with the team, recovering ghost nets and discarded fishing gear from Bedruthan Steps in Cornwall.
Recycling COVID-19's Plastic Pandemic

Recycling COVID-19's Plastic Pandemic

129 billion single use, surgical facemasks were used each month during the pandemic and it was estimated that 1.5 million of them would end up in the ocean.
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