posted on June 03, 2018 10:45
|Activity date :|| Saturday, 2 June 2018|
|Location : ||3193|
|Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : ||30 Bags|
|Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : ||N/A|
|Estimated kgs picked up : ||85 Kg|
|Time spent for this event : ||29 Hours|
|Number of collected bottles : ||43|
|Container Volume % of total rubbish : ||N/A|
|Number of collected syringes : ||0|
|Cleaned length : ||800 m|
|Cleaned width : ||25 m|
|Cleaned area : ||20000 m2|
|Most common items collected : ||Plastic nurdles (preproduction pallets)|
|Plastic fragments >5 cm|
|Were there any nurdles? : ||1000+|
There were 29 of us at the beach clean yesterday at Black Rock, south of Half Moon Bay. Great to see lots of families participating and enjoying the sunshine and calm conditions.
Everyone did a brilliant job yesterday, which is evident from the amount of rubbish collected; 30 bags of litter in total and roughly 85 Kg in weight (due to some large and heavy items e.g. a tyre, umbrella, wood, clothing and glass bottles).
Most common items were; nurdles, small fragments of different plastics and wrappers, cigarette butts (roughly 860 collected) and polystyrene. Recyclables; we collected 25 glass bottles, 18 plastic bottles and 15 cans. We also found a plastic crate, rope, bricks, gas canisters, bottle tops, adhesive padding & filler foam, lolly sticks, straws & fishing gear (lures, line & part of a rod).
Thanks again to all those that helped!