Some of the important issues contemplated in the documentary include over-fishing, ocean acidification and plastic pollution. The filmmaker identifies these issues and draws attention to them. She also gives voice to some of our society’s real-life mermaids and mermen—artists, activists and celebrities—who are working to raise awareness about the oceans’ state as well as acting to change the situation through talks, beach clean ups, research or artwork.
Illegal salmon nets seized in Donegal United Kingdom
Inland Fisheries Ireland has seized 26 untagged salmon in the Glenties area in Donegal and 1100 yards of illegal salmon drift nets off Inishbeg Island.