Marine Debris

Jul. 17/14

Unsightly, dangerous and destructive. You understand the devastating impact trash has on our ocean and you know the role divers play to prevent, remove and report debris found underwater. Mobilize your troops into action by teaching the Dive Against Debris Distinctive Specialty or using the resources available in schools, community groups etc.

Jun. 12/13

Organizing a Dive Against Debris survey for a group of divers?

In addition to the must have Dive Against Debris Survey Kit, below you will find helpful tools to recruit, organize and recognize your volunteers as well as ideas for how to organize additional activities alongside your survey such as a family fun day, BBQ lunch or fundraiser.

Aug. 30/12

Welcome to Dive Against Debris!

Whether you dive with a buddy or lead a group of volunteers, this kit includes the must have materials you’ll need to successfully complete a Dive Against Debris survey. Become familiar with critical data collection protocols and “dive right in”.

Sep. 14/11

We've taken the facts and the stats so you can follow the journey of rubbish from in land right out to our ocean. Follow The Ugly Journey of our Trash to learn how different kinds of debris threaten marine life.

Available in english and german.

VIDEO
Aug. 07/11

From the smallest bits of plastic, car batteries and appliances, to enormous fishing nets, "stuff" from our daily lives makes its way to the ocean by the ton every day. As Earth's growing population consumes more disposable goods, the items we discard, even thousands of miles inland, are choking our ocean planet. Join us in the battle against marine debris and Dive Against Debris. Your local actions contribute to a clean, healthy future for the ocean.

Dive Against Debris