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Sylvia Earle on the importance of ODA

Dr. Sylvia Earle talks about the importance of the work that ODA does: hauling debris
out of the ocean, making the seas a cleaner and safer place for marine wildlife.



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Field Reports

ODA April 2013
Lobster Trap Hunt

Field Report

ODA May 2012
2012-05-03 ODA Field Report LA Harbor Lighthouse

Field Report

ODA May/June 2011
2011-10-11 ODA Field Report 2011 May and June

Field Report


ODA June 2011 
2011-06-29 ODA Field Report 2011 June Infidel Net Removal

Field Report


 ODA March 2011
2011-03-15 ODA Field Report 2011 March

Field Report


Videos by ODA Volunteers

August 2011
2011-08-01 Coronado Islands Removal of Nets and Traps by Walter Marti

Removal of nets & traps in
Coronado Islands

ODA March 2011
2011-03-14 Ghost nets of California

Ghost nets of Southern Calfiornia

ODA April 2009
2009-07-31 ODA Video Brochure 2009

ODA Video Brochure 2009


F/V Infidel's Deadly Ghost Net
2009-07-14 The FV Infidels deadly Ghost Net

Sunken Vessel “Infidel’s” Deadly
Ghost Net by John Walker



 Media Coverage

Oct 2013 KEYT Coverage

KEYT ABC News coverage of
Operation Deep Sweep aired
October 27, 2013

Dec 2010 KTLA Coverage
2010-12-10 KCETs SoCal Connected

KTLA's SoCal Connected news
coverage aired December 10, 2010

Sept 2010 KTLA Coverage
2010-10-13 ODA on KTLAs Heal the Bay Special Sept 2010

KTLA's Heal the Bay TV Special
segment aired September 2010


ODA June 2011 
2011-06-29 ODA Field Report 2011 June Infidel Net Removal

Field Report

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ODA eliminates dangerous man-made debris which pose serious threats to ocean wildlife and habitats.

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