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Activity date : Friday, 29 November 2019
Location : LOS3184
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 11 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 2 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 12 Kg
Time spent for this event : 7 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 29
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 18.18%
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 4000 m
Cleaned width : 1 m
Cleaned area : 4000 m2
Most common items collected : Cigarette butts
Plastic fragments >5 cm
Plastic fragments < 5cm
Were there any nurdles? : None

Three reports came in using the Litter Stopper app: 7 volunteer hours, 11.3 kg of litter (11 bags), 29 drink containers, 360 cigarette butts. All this litter was cleaned up from beside the Elwood Canal and its feeder - Elster Creek. Port Phillip Council responded to a Snap Send Solve by visiting a development site that had significant litter directly beside the canal. Council officers required a number of strategies to be put in place and undertook to monitor compliance. It's worth reporting issues and keeping an eye on our neighbourhoods.

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