Meeresmüll und Angler – was können Sie tun



Impact, assessment and measures to avoid marine litter from recreational fisheries

Worlwide the amount of waste that is entering the sea is increasing. The largest part originates from land but also from fisheries as well as marine recreational fisheries. The actual amount ist mostly unknown and a differentiation between other anthropogenic sources difficult.

Background and Objective



Involved Thünen-Partners

Involved external Thünen-Partners

Funding Body

  • Bundesland Niedersachsen
    (national, öffentlich)
  • Bundesland Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
    (national, öffentlich)


7.2018 - 2.2019

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Projekt type:
Project status: finished

Publikationen zum Projekt

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  1. Lewin W-C, Weltersbach MS, Denfeld G, Strehlow HV (2020) Recreational anglers’ perceptions, attitudes and estimated contribution to angling related marine litter in the German Baltic Sea. J Environ Manag 272:111062, DOI:10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.111062