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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Old Club Reef

19 November, 2014

Team Leader
Mohammad
Number of Participants
5
Total Debris Collected
16 kgs (estimated)

24.868819, 51.531077

Survey Information

Location Name
Old Club Reef
Organization/Dive Centre
Qatar Scuba Center
City
Mesaieed
Country
Qatar
Date
19 November, 2014
Survey Duration
43 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 24.868819
Longitude: 51.531077
Weather Conditions
Calm, minimal wind
Survey Depth Range
6–10 meters
Area Surveyed
482 m2
Dominant Substrate
sand
Ecosystem
Soft slope, artificial reef
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 61
Bags: Trash (plastic) 4
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 1
Caps & Lids (plastic) 12
Cotton Bud Sticks 2
Foam Insulation & Packaging 1
Food Wrappers (plastic) 2
Gloves (latex) 1
SCUBA & Snorkel Gear-masks, Snorkels, Fins 1
Six-pack Rings, Ring Carriers 1
Straws, Stirrers 2
Plastic Fragments 7
Cigarette Filters 4
metal materials collected
SCUBA Weights 1
Fishing: Sinkers, Lures, Hooks 4
paper materials collected
Bags (paper) 2

plastic bags, easily blown by wind into the sea

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