One of the LED-packing gill nets

According to scientists from the University of Exeter, an estimated 400,000 diving seabirds die annually by getting caught in gill nets intended to catch fish. A new study indicates that the majority of those deaths could be avoided, however, if the nets were to be equipped with inexpensive green LEDs.

Continue Reading LEDs cut seabird death toll from fishing by 85 percent

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