posted on July 17, 2017 11:58
|Activity date :|| Saturday, 15 July 2017|
|Location : ||3199|
|Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : ||13 Bags|
|Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : ||N/A|
|Estimated kgs picked up : ||64 Kg|
|Time spent for this event : ||40 Hours|
|Number of collected bottles : ||159|
|Container Volume % of total rubbish : ||N/A|
|Number of collected syringes : ||0|
|Cleaned length : ||1000 m|
|Cleaned width : ||27 m|
|Cleaned area : ||27000 m2|
|Most common items collected : ||Cigarette butts|
|Drink Containers. All bottles and cans for CDS count|
|Were there any nurdles? : ||1000+|
With the temperature at 8.4 degrees celsius, it was a great turnout as always by our team of dedicated volunteers. In all, 40 people made it along which included a team of 6 divers from Diveline Aus here in Frankston, joining us as part of PADI's Womens Dive Day.
Not deterred by the cold, the team got in and made a big impact on the litter, a lot of which was washed in by winter weather, but still, so much was left by people who seem to mindlessly leave their trash behind.
All in all, it was another great team effort and an absolute testament to the our volunteers determination to make a difference to not only Frankston's shoreline, but Port Phillip and its marine life.
Our next clean up will be at Frankston Pier, Saturday, 19th of August, 9:50am Safety Briefing ahead of a 10:00am Clean Up. We can't wait to see you there.
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