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SMART BUOY

“Revolutionizing the International Fishing Industry”

SMART BUOYS Benefits all !

FISHERMAN :

  • Reduces lost of FISHING GEAR (up to 20%* loss/year)
  • Saves time (and stress) by avoiding lost nets and cages search
  • Saves engines running and maintenance costs

GOVERNMENT :

  • Millions of cages and nets are lost each year! Generating ghost fishing uselessly reducing local live fish stock
  • Avoid sea bed damage due to dragging when searching lost cages and nets
  • Smart Buoy makes world’s fishing industry more efficient and sustainable

ENVIRONMENT :

  • The ghost fishing from lost equipment**is listed by NGOS as a major threat for the ocean resources
  • Lost fishing equipment represents 10% of world’s ocean waste
  • Smart Buoy avoid ghost fishing and reduces pollution

* according to FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)

**also called ALDFG (Abandoned, Lost or otherwise Discarted Fishing Gear)

GHOST FISHING :

80% of the fishing industry comes from static nets and cages

10 to 20% of fishing gear is lost each year by vandalism, maritime traffic destruction and storms !

This generates an ecological disaster, creating on going loss of fishing gear and persistent years of ghost fishing.