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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Military Tank Wrecks

21 July, 2017

Team Leader
Christophe Bocéno
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
9.2 kgs (measured)

33.90305, 11.04982

Survey Information

Location Name
Military Tank Wrecks
Organization/Dive Centre
Archimede Diving Center
21 July, 2017
Survey Duration
34 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 33.90305
Longitude: 11.04982
Weather Conditions
Good !
Survey Depth Range
17–18 meters
Area Surveyed
400 m2
Dominant Substrate
Wave Conditions
Smooth (wavelets) for waves 0.1 - 0.5 meter high
plastic materials collected
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 1
Buoys & Floats (plastic & Foamed) 5
Fishing: Line 6
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 8
SCUBA & Snorkel Gear-masks, Snorkels, Fins 1
Rope (plastic/nylon) 3
metal materials collected
Batteries: AA, AAA, C & D, 6V, 9V, Etc. 3
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 3
SCUBA Weights 1
Fishing: Sinkers, Lures, Hooks 15

fishing: nets & pieces of nets

fishing: sinkers, lures, hooks

Soon there will be nothing to clean, the wrecks will have been totally torn off and scattered by fishing trawls !!

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