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Activity date : Sunday, 1 September 2019
Location : 3207
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 66 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 16 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 443 Kg
Time spent for this event : 50 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 1663
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 24.24%
Number of collected syringes : 64
Cleaned length : 200 m
Cleaned width : 5 m
Cleaned area : 1000 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 organsied another one of their Paddle agaisnt Plastic events on Sunday 1st Sept.  Along the Moonee Ponds creek where it enters the Yarra.  about 25 people came out to trawl through the mud on the river banks to collect plastic rubbish.  BeachPatrol and Love Our street volunteers took care of the auditing of the amount of drink containers.

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