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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Lake Jacomo Disabled Fishing Area

6 September, 2014

Team Leader
Jennifer Feller
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
303.875 lbs (measured)

38.988516, -94.310821

Survey Information

Location Name
Lake Jacomo Disabled Fishing Area
Organization/Dive Centre
The Playground Dive Shop
Blue Springs
United States
6 September, 2014
Survey Duration
175 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 38.988516
Longitude: -94.310821
Weather Conditions
Warm and rainy
Survey Depth Range
3–22 feet
Area Surveyed
14391.6 ft2
Dominant Substrate
mud bottom
fresh water lake
Wave Conditions
Slight for waves 0.5 -1.25 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 1
Bait Containers, Packaging 2
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 10
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 2
Caps & Lids (plastic) 2
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 5
Fishing: Line 30
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 50
Fishing: Nets & Pieces Of Nets 10
Food Wrappers (plastic) 2
SCUBA & Snorkel Gear-masks, Snorkels, Fins 1
Six-pack Rings, Ring Carriers 2
Straws, Stirrers 1
Plastic Fragments 10
glass materials collected
Cups & Plates-tableware/dishes (glass & Ceramic) 15
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 3
Beverage Bottles (glass) 175
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