Skip to main content
Menu
Dive Against Debris Data Submission

Santa Barbara Drift

26 June, 2012

Team Leader
Chris Botting
Number of Participants
6
Total Debris Collected
8 kgs (estimated)

28.022553, -16.605427

Survey Information

Location Name
Santa Barbara Drift
Organization/Dive Centre
Amarilla Divers
City
San Miguel
Country
Spain
Date
26 June, 2012
Survey Duration
60 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 28.022553
Longitude: -16.605427
Weather Conditions
calm
Survey Depth Range
2–25 meters
Area Surveyed
250 m2
Dominant Substrate
sand
Ecosystem
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 5
Beverage Bottles: Less Than 2 Litres (plastic) 1
Cups, Plates, Forks, Knives, Spoons (plastic) 3
Fishing: Line 4
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 5
Toothbrushes 1
Plastic Fragments 16
glass materials collected
Glass & Ceramic Fragments 1
Beverage Bottles (glass) 3
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 6
Cans: Food/juice, Other (tin) 1
Cars & Car Parts 1
Wire, Wire Mesh & Barbed Wire 1
Metal Fragments 4
other materials collected
Rope 1
metal box 1

spark plug

Action Promo Image
Take a deep dive in the complex nature of the #GlobalSharkTrade
Think shark fin soup is responsible for the decline in shark populations. Think again!

From the My Ocean Community

My Ocean is a growing community of conservation leaders. Together, our actions add up to global impact for our ocean planet.

Want to Receive Monthly Ocean News and Action Alerts?