Map of Ghost Nets – Indian Ocean

The map below is a visual representations of the concentration of turtle entanglements reported by the Olive Ridley Project volunteers between July 2013 and July 2015.

The Olive Ridley Project would like to thank everyone who has and continues to contribute valuable information about ghost net recoveries and sea turtle rescues. Every little bit of data helps us keep the Indian Ocean cleaner and safer for vulnerable marine life!

Yellow indicates low concentration, red indicates high concentration.