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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

El Puertito Tenerife

17 May, 2012

Team Leader
Chris Botting
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
8 kgs (estimated)

28.113342, -16.767878

Survey Information

Location Name
El Puertito Tenerife
Organization/Dive Centre
Amarilla Divers
Playa Paraiso
17 May, 2012
Survey Duration
40 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 28.113342
Longitude: -16.767878
Weather Conditions
Survey Depth Range
2–10 meters
Area Surveyed
100 m2
Dominant Substrate
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Balls 1
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 1
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 2
Containers: Fast Food, Lunch Boxes & Similar 1
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 2
Fishing: Line 1
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 3
Foam Insulation & Packaging 1
SCUBA & Snorkel Gear-masks, Snorkels, Fins 1
Sheeting: Tarpaulin, Plastic Sheets, Palette Wrap 7
Toothbrushes 125
Cigarette Filters 1
glass materials collected
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 2
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 5
Cans: Food/juice, Other (tin) 7
SCUBA Weights 1
Metal Fragments 3
wood materials collected
Wood Fragments 2
cloth materials collected
Bags (burlap) 1
Bags (cloth) 2
Rope And String (cloth) 2


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