Kelly Ussia is shown with one of the monofilament recycling bins. (photo submitted)
A Monofilament Recovery and Recycling Program bin. (photo submitted)

Recycle your fishing line and help save local marine life

Did you know that it takes hundreds of years for fishing line (often referred to as monofilament) to biodegrade? Because it is thin and often clear, birds and animals can’t see it. They become entangled in it or mistakenly ingest it – resulting in injury or death. That’s just one of ...

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