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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

ADS241 - Ras Taguermess Rocks

5 December, 2017

Team Leader
Abdelaziz Aissine
Number of Participants
4
Total Debris Collected
5.4 kgs (measured)

33.83473, 11.07443

Survey Information

Location Name
ADS241 - Ras Taguermess Rocks
Organization/Dive Centre
Archimede Diving Center
City
Midoun
Country
Tunisia
Date
5 December, 2017
Survey Duration
37 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 33.83473
Longitude: 11.07443
Weather Conditions
small wind and waves
Survey Depth Range
9–12 meters
Area Surveyed
1000 m2
Dominant Substrate
rock
Ecosystem
seagrass
Wave Conditions
Slight for waves 0.5 -1.25 meter high
plastic materials collected
Buoys & Floats (plastic & Foamed) 5
Fishing: Line 27
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 5
glass materials collected
Beverage Bottles (glass) 1
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 2
Wrappers (foil/metal) 2
Fishing: Sinkers, Lures, Hooks 63
mixed materials collected
Bricks, Cinderblocks & Chunks Of Cement 2
Entangled Animals
Crustaceans
Species or Common Name Crabe bleu
Number Entangled 5
Status dead
Type of Debris Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets

Fishing: Line

Fishing: Sinkers, Lures, Hooks

Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets

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