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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Piscina Natural da Pajuçara - Maceió

17 January, 2019

Team Leader
Fernanda Paiva
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
40 kgs (estimated)

-9.6734064240181, -35.709776898996

Survey Information

Location Name
Piscina Natural da Pajuçara - Maceió
Organization/Dive Centre
Let's Dive
17 January, 2019
Survey Duration
90 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: -9.6734064240181
Longitude: -35.709776898996
Weather Conditions
Survey Depth Range
0.5–5 meters
Area Surveyed
10000 m2
Dominant Substrate
rocky reef
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 2
Bags: Trash (plastic) 1
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 3
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 3
Diapers/nappies 2
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 2
Plastic Fragments 12
glass materials collected
Cups & Plates-tableware/dishes (glass & Ceramic) 2
Jars-food (glass) 1
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 4
Beverage Bottles (glass) 8
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 6
Caps & Lids (metal) 3
Pipes & Rebar 1
Pull Tabs-beverages 12
Wire, Wire Mesh & Barbed Wire 2
Metal Fragments 4
rubber materials collected
Rubber Fragments 3
wood materials collected
Wood Fragments 5
cloth materials collected
Rope And String (cloth) 8
Cloth Fragments 1
paper materials collected
Paper, Cardboard Fragments 1
mixed materials collected
Clothing 4
Computer Equipment & Other Electronic Devices 1
Tampons 1
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