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Dive Against Debris Data Submission

South Mole

28 December, 2012

Team Leader
Grace Keast
Number of Participants
2
Total Debris Collected
0 kgs (measured)

32.034, 115.439

Survey Information

Location Name
South Mole
Organization/Dive Centre
City
Fremantle
Country
Australia
Date
28 December, 2012
Survey Duration
60 Minutes
GPS Coordinates
Latitude: 32.034
Longitude: 115.439
Weather Conditions
Calm
Survey Depth Range
2–4 meters
Area Surveyed
400 m2
Dominant Substrate
rock
Ecosystem
rocky reef
Wave Conditions
Calm (glassy to rippled) for waves 0 – 0.1 meter high
plastic materials collected
Bags-grocery/retail (plastic) 21
Bags: Trash (plastic) 1
Bait Containers, Packaging 2
Fishing: Lures, Rods/poles 1
Food Wrappers (plastic) 7
Straws, Stirrers 1
metal materials collected
Beverage Cans (aluminium) 1
cloth materials collected
Cloth Fragments 2
Entangled Animals
Other Animals
Comments urchins were covered by the plastic bags and often linked to each other by the entanglement

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