Skip to main content
Menu
Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Ao Muang

1 December, 2014

Team Leader
Daniel B. Robinson
Number of Participants
1
Total Debris Collected
10 kgs (estimated)

10.111229, 99.838107

Survey Information

Location Name
Ao Muang
Organization/Dive Centre
WaterColors Boracay Diving Adventures S-6775
City
Tambun Koh Tao, Amphoe Koh Phangan
Country
Thailand
Date
1 December, 2014
Survey Duration
60 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 10.111229
Longitude: 99.838107
Weather Conditions
Survey Depth Range
1–1 meters
Area Surveyed
500 m2
Dominant Substrate
sand
Ecosystem
coral reef
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 1
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 1
Bottles: Oil/lube 1
Buckets, Drums & Jerrycans-2 Liters Or More 1
Caps & Lids (plastic) 1
Foam Insulation & Packaging 1
Food Wrappers (plastic) 1
Straws, Stirrers 1
Plastic Fragments 1
glass materials collected
Beverage Bottles (glass) 1
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 1
paper materials collected
Paper, Cardboard Fragments 1
mixed materials collected
Shoes-flip Flops, Sandals, Tennis, Etc 1

Tubes of toothpaste

Used plastic bottle containers of motor oil with foil lids--pollution from oil & very slow to degrade

Action Promo Image
Take a deep dive in the complex nature of the #GlobalSharkTrade
Think shark fin soup is responsible for the decline in shark populations. Think again!

From the My Ocean Community

My Ocean is a growing community of conservation leaders. Together, our actions add up to global impact for our ocean planet.

Want to Receive Monthly Ocean News and Action Alerts?