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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

ADS241 - Ras Taguermess Rocks

9 May, 2018

Team Leader
Abdelaziz Aissine
Number of Participants
4
Total Debris Collected
3.1 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
9 May, 2018
Survey Duration
44 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 33.83473
Longitude: 11.07443
Weather Conditions
Good, but small wind and little waves
Survey Depth Range
9–12 meters
Area Surveyed
900 m2
Dominant Substrate
rock
Ecosystem
seagrass
Wave Conditions
Smooth (wavelets) for waves 0.1 - 0.5 meter high
plastic materials collected
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 1
Buoys & Floats (plastic & Foamed) 7
Cigarette Lighters 1
Fishing: Line 12
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 3
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 4
Rope (plastic/nylon) 1
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 1
SCUBA Weights 1
Fishing: Traps & Pots 1
Fishing: Sinkers, Lures, Hooks 25
mixed materials collected
Bricks, Cinderblocks & Chunks Of Cement 2

Fishing lines

Fishing sinkers, lures and hooks

Fishing nets and pieces of nets

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