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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Little Pond, Morton Park

30 June, 2018

Team Leader
John Hoagland
Number of Participants
6
Total Debris Collected
10 lbs (estimated)

41.943116, -70.683146

Survey Information

Location Name
Little Pond, Morton Park
Organization/Dive Centre
Divers Market
City
Plymouth
Country
United States
Date
30 June, 2018
Survey Duration
90 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 41.943116
Longitude: -70.683146
Weather Conditions
Sunny and bright
Survey Depth Range
6–30 feet
Area Surveyed
24000 ft2
Dominant Substrate
sand
Ecosystem
Fresh water pond with Silty bottom.
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 6
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 3
Buoys & Floats (plastic & Foamed) 1
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 16
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 2
Food Wrappers (plastic) 4
Straws, Stirrers 2
Plastic Fragments 8
glass materials collected
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 5
Beverage Bottles (glass) 5
metal materials collected
Cans: Food/juice, Other (tin) 2
cloth materials collected
Gloves (cloth) 1
Rope And String (cloth) 2
mixed materials collected
Clothing 4

This is a public swim, fishing and boating body of water. The yearly activities of people cause the debris that we find underwater.

Plastic cups and tops.

Glass bottles


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