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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Bald Eagle Creek phase 3

12 September, 2015

Team Leader
Rich Best
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
11720 lbs (measured)

41.091321, -77.51709

Survey Information

Location Name
Bald Eagle Creek phase 3
Organization/Dive Centre
Sunken Treasure Scuba Center
Mill Hall
United States
12 September, 2015
Survey Duration
150 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 41.091321
Longitude: -77.51709
Weather Conditions
Sunny & dry one day we had some showers
Survey Depth Range
0.5–9 feet
Area Surveyed
719734 ft2
Dominant Substrate
fresh water creek
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 10
Buckets, Drums & Jerrycans-2 Liters Or More 6
Pipes (plastic-PVC) 1
Sheeting: Tarpaulin, Plastic Sheets, Palette Wrap 4
Plastic Fragments 16
metal materials collected
Metal Fragments 18
rubber materials collected
Tires/tyres 320
wood materials collected
Wood Fragments 7
mixed materials collected
Shoes-flip Flops, Sandals, Tennis, Etc 2
Toys 6
other materials collected
lawn chairs 4
tarp 1
rubber raft 1
carpet 1
tire rims 16
lawn mower deck 1
grill 1
barbell w/weights 1
kids sliding board 1

barbell w/weights


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