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Bomb Hunters of the Baltic

Mapping munition dump sites in the Baltic Sea

An international team of scientists working on the multi-year research project ‘Towards the Monitoring of Dumped Munitions Threat’ (MODUM), supported by NATO’s Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme.

Footprints of War

Environmental impacts of military conflicts

Military attacks have alarming consequences on our ecosystem. Their huge footprint includes millions of tons of ammunition in our oceans, contaminating landscapes, and 10% of global carbon emissions.

Deadly Depths

Ocean Dumping of Chemical Weapons

This is a trailer of the documentary “Deadly Depths,” won “Best Documentary German Green Screen Film Fest 2014” for having amazing footage and being extremely informative. Featuring IDUM founder and munitions expert, Terry Long.

Munitions and mine map by ORDTEK

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ORDTEK has created a detailed mine map of munitions dumps surrounding the UK.
The image above shows a static picture of the map they created, but clicking on the link will give you an interactive experience.
We also posted this “>video by BBC on our official Facebook page.

Video of chemical munitions dumped at sea by the Centre for Non-Proliferation (CNS) studies

The CNS is based in the U.S and has devoted much effort into research on munitions dumps off the US coast.

“This represents only one of dozens of dumping operations conducted off the U.S. coast. So far the staff at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (http://cns.miis.edu) have located and chronicled 127 locations where either human exposure to or disposal of chemical weapons agents and/or munitions has occurred.”