False Bay Yacht Club, Simonstown, Cape Town

Please confirm the Dive Against Debris Surveyor Statement: 
0

Your Survey Team

Team Leader Name: 
Carel van der Colff
Team Leader Email: 
Number of Participants: 
78

About Your Survey

Survey Date: 
Sep. 21/13
Organisation/Dive Centre: 
OMSAC
Survey Site Location: 
Falsebay Yacht Club Simonstown, Cape Town South Africa Cape Town
South Africa
Survey Site GPS Coordinates: 
34° 11' 32.082" S, 18° 26' 1.7304" E
Weather Conditions for Previous Week: 
Raining

Survey Information

Survey Duration (in minutes): 
2
Survey Depth Range Metric: 
meters
Area Surveyed Metric: 
m2
Dive Site Area Surveyed: 
200
Survey Depth Max: 
10
Survey Depth Minimum: 
1
Dominant Substrate: 
sand
Wave Conditions: 
Smooth (wavelets) for waves 0.1 - 0.5 meter high
Marine Debris Found: 
I have debris data to report

Total Weight of all Debris Collected

Reliability of Total Weight: 
estimated
Weight Unit Used: 
kilograms
Total Weight: 
1000

Plastic Materials

01. bags-grocery/retail (plastic): 
61
02. bags: trash (plastic): 
88
05. balls: 
1
07. beverage: bottles-2 liters or less: 
141
10. bottles: oil/lube: 
29
11. buckets, drums & jerrycans-2 liters or more: 
8
12. buoys & floats (plastic & foamed): 
19
13. caps & lids (plastic): 
131
16. cigarette lighters: 
4
18. containers: fast food, lunch boxes & similar: 
43
20. cups, plates, forks, knives, spoons (plastic): 
11
22. fishing: line: 
23
26. foam insulation & packaging: 
22
27. food wrappers (plastic): 
74
32. pipes (plastic-PVC): 
26
33. rope (plastic/nylon): 
66
37. strapping bands (plastic): 
4
41. tobacco packaging & wrappers: 
3
43. plastic fragments: 
76

Glass & Ceramic Materials

44. beverage bottles (glass): 
90
46. cups & plates-tableware/dishes (glass & ceramic): 
11
49. light globes/bulbs/tubes: 
3
51. glass fragments: 
6

Metal Materials

55. batteries: car or boat: 
1
56. beverage cans (aluminium): 
128
58. caps & lids (metal): 
41
68.SCUBA weights: 
1

Rubber Materials

73. condoms: 
1
77. tires/tyres: 
7

Wood Materials

80. furnishings (wood): 
4

Cloth Materials

88. towels/rags: 
58

Mixed Materials

95. clothing: 
19
96. computer equipment & other electronic devices: 
1
97. fireworks: 
2
98. shoes-flip flops, sandals, tennis, etc: 
1

Other Debris Items

Other Debris Items: 
Other Debris Items (Identify Materials) Number of Items Found
Item 1 --
Item 1: 
fire extinguisher
Debris Quantity 1: 
1
Item 2: 
weight scale
Debris Quantity 2: 
1
Item 3: 
Boat jetty rubbers
Debris Quantity 3: 
6

Additional Information

Are you aware of an event that could have contributed to the debris you documented?: 
No
Most Unusual Item Found: 
Fire Extinguisher
What were the most problematic debris items in your location?: 
Loads of glass Bottles
Just as many food wrappers, plasts
Beverage cans

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any photos?: 
Do you have any photos?
Photos: 
Comments or Feedback: 
Would it be possible to scan in Data cards in future ?
Additional Information: 
Thanx to all that sponsors and innitiate the clean-up they are the heor of our world