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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Sidi Yati Coves

16 October, 2017

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

33.83512, 11.04408

Survey Information

Location Name
Sidi Yati Coves
Organization/Dive Centre
Archimede Diving Center
16 October, 2017
Survey Duration
70 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 33.83512
Longitude: 11.04408
Weather Conditions
Good ! Air : 31°C and water : 25°C
Survey Depth Range
4–6 meters
Area Surveyed
2000 m2
Dominant Substrate
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Buoys & Floats (plastic & Foamed) 1
Fishing: Line 7
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 1
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 11
Rope (plastic/nylon) 1
metal materials collected
Batteries: AA, AAA, C & D, 6V, 9V, Etc. 2
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 1
Fishing: Sinkers, Lures, Hooks 19
mixed materials collected
Bricks, Cinderblocks & Chunks Of Cement 1
Entangled Animals
Species or Common Name Callinectes sapidus (blue crabs)
Number Entangled 5
Status released unharmed
Type of Debris Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets

fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets

fishing: sinkers, lures, hooks

fishing: line

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