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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Abades beach

22 May, 2012

Team Leader
Alex Gow
Number of Participants
5
Total Debris Collected
3 kgs (estimated)

28.141439, -16.438583

Survey Information

Location Name
Abades beach
Organization/Dive Centre
Amarilla Divers
City
Abades
Country
Spain
Date
22 May, 2012
Survey Duration
40 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 28.141439
Longitude: -16.438583
Weather Conditions
calm
Survey Depth Range
2–10 meters
Area Surveyed
100 m2
Dominant Substrate
sand
Ecosystem
micro marine reserve
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Food Wrappers (plastic) 1
Straws, Stirrers 2
Plastic Fragments 11
glass materials collected
Cups & Plates-tableware/dishes (glass & Ceramic) 1
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 1
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 1
Wire, Wire Mesh & Barbed Wire 1
Metal Fragments 2
rubber materials collected
Gloves (rubber) 1
wood materials collected
Wood Fragments 1
mixed materials collected
Shoes-flip Flops, Sandals, Tennis, Etc 1

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