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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Poris Beach

17 July, 2014

Team Leader
Neil Holloway
Number of Participants
Total Debris Collected
50 kgs (estimated)

28.153174, -16.430408

Survey Information

Location Name
Poris Beach
Organization/Dive Centre
Amarilla Divers Tenerife
17 July, 2014
Survey Duration
51 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 28.153174
Longitude: -16.430408
Weather Conditions
Survey Depth Range
2–12 meters
Area Surveyed
100 m2
Dominant Substrate
rocky reef
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 2
Bags: Trash (plastic) 30
Bait Containers, Packaging 1
Balls 1
Beverage Bottles: 2 Litres Or More (plastic) 5
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 26
Bottles: Bleach/cleaner Bottles 5
Buckets, Drums & Jerrycans-2 Liters Or More 1
SCUBA & Snorkel Gear-masks, Snorkels, Fins 1
Sheeting: Tarpaulin, Plastic Sheets, Palette Wrap 3
Plastic Fragments 20
Rope (plastic/nylon) 13
glass materials collected
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 13
Beverage Bottles (glass) 4
metal materials collected
Cans: Food/juice, Other (tin) 4
Metal Fragments 2
rubber materials collected
Tires/tyres 1
wood materials collected
Furnishings (wood) 1
Lumber (processed Or Cut/milled Wood) 1
Wood Fragments 3
cloth materials collected
Cloth Fragments 2
mixed materials collected
Clothing 1
Shoes-flip Flops, Sandals, Tennis, Etc 1
Toys 1


Plastic bottles

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