Derelict Crab Pots Cleaned from Southern Oregon Coast


State: OR
Country: USA
Theme: Coastal Preservation
Completion Date: April 01 2007
Status: Victory

Activists on the South Coast of Oregon worked to get 283 derelict commercial crab pots removed from the beach and nearshore in Brookings. The pots, spilled in December 2006, posed threats to surfing access and safety.