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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Shark Bay

22 April, 2017

Team Leader
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
19 kgs (measured)

10.062279849823, 99.831732362509

Survey Information

Location Name
Shark Bay
Organization/Dive Centre
Koh Tao
22 April, 2017
Survey Duration
45 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 10.062279849823
Longitude: 99.831732362509
Weather Conditions
Survey Depth Range
3–12 meters
Area Surveyed
400 m2
Dominant Substrate
coral reef
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 1
Caps & Lids (plastic) 1
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 3
Fishing: Line 2
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 2
Pipes (plastic-PVC) 3
SCUBA & Snorkel Gear-masks, Snorkels, Fins 2
Plastic Fragments 1
Rope (plastic/nylon) 6
glass materials collected
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 2
metal materials collected
Batteries: AA, AAA, C & D, 6V, 9V, Etc. 3
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 2
Pipes & Rebar 1
Wire, Wire Mesh & Barbed Wire 1
Metal Fragments 2
rubber materials collected
Inner-tubes & Rubber Sheets 1
Tires/tyres 1
Rubber Fragments 2
cloth materials collected
Rope And String (cloth) 3
Cloth Fragments 3
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