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Ohtlikke vrakkide uurimise projekti lõpuseminar 7. veebruaril 2024
Projects implemented by EIC
02.04.2024

Up to 8 kg of mercury discovered in a shipwreck located in Estonian waters

There are nearly 700 shipwrecks in Estonian waters, 55 of which have been identified as hazardous to the environment – i.e., they are a pollution risk, covered with ghost nets, or have various explosives on board. The Environmental Investment Centre and the Police and Border Guard Board worked together to carry out underwater inspections of the three most dangerous wrecks.

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