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Activity date : Saturday, 22 September 2018
Location : 3207
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 428 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : N/A
Estimated kgs picked up : 1000 Kg
Time spent for this event : 60 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 3300
Container Volume % of total rubbish : N/A
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 600 m
Cleaned width : 3 m
Cleaned area : 1800 m2
Most common items collected : Drink Containers. All bottles and cans for CDS count
Plastic fragments >5 cm
Plastic fragments < 5cm
Were there any nurdles? : None

Ocean Crusaders from Queensland came down again with their special boat to do a rubbish survey and clean up along the Yarra River and the mount of the Moonee Ponds Creek where it empties into the Yarra.  People from BeachPatrol helped collect and sort the rubbish out including counting all the bottles and cans.  Ian from Ocean Crusaders said of all the places had had cleaned this week he was here was the worst.  During that week approx 3300 bottles and cans were collected off the river banks.

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