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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Tao Cha

22 April, 2017

Team Leader
Kirsty
Number of Participants
13
Total Debris Collected
86 kgs (measured)

10.0956102, 99.8403959

Survey Information

Location Name
Tao Cha
Organization/Dive Centre
New Heaven
City
Koh Tao
Country
Thailand
Date
22 April, 2017
Survey Duration
45 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 10.0956102
Longitude: 99.8403959
Weather Conditions
Survey Depth Range
2–6 meters
Area Surveyed
250 m2
Dominant Substrate
rock
Ecosystem
rocky 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
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 37
Buoys & Floats (plastic & Foamed) 3
Caps & Lids (plastic) 21
Cigarette Lighters 1
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 4
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 1
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 54
Food Wrappers (plastic) 54
Furnishings (plastic) 2
Mesh Bags: Fruit/vegetable/shellfish 1
Pipes (plastic-PVC) 1
Sheeting: Tarpaulin, Plastic Sheets, Palette Wrap 1
Straws, Stirrers 1
Plastic Fragments 140
Rope (plastic/nylon) 34
metal materials collected
Appliances: Household 1
Cans: Food/juice, Other (tin) 2
Caps & Lids (metal) 5
SCUBA Weights 1
Wire, Wire Mesh & Barbed Wire 3
rubber materials collected
Rubber Fragments 4
wood materials collected
Wood Fragments 5
cloth materials collected
Rope And String (cloth) 50

Plastic bottles

Plastic bags

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