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Activity date : Saturday, 1 June 2019
Location : 3191
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 23 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 15 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 55 Kg
Time spent for this event : 21 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 120
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 65.22%
Number of collected syringes : 1
Cleaned length : 700 m
Cleaned width : 50 m
Cleaned area : 35000 m2
Most common items collected : Plastic chip bags and confectionary wrappers
Cigarette butts
Drink Containers. All bottles and cans for CDS count
Were there any nurdles? : None

A huge thanks to everyone at the beach clean last Saturday! A super effort by everyone this month on the beach near the Beaumaris Life Savers Club,  Ricketts Point on 1 June.

There were 21 volunteers and together we collected 23 bags of rubbish in total, roughly 55 Kg of litter. A lot of recyclables were collected this month mostly found in the foreshore vegetation areas and near the car parks; 48 glass bottles, 15 plastic bottles and 57 cans!

The main items we found were plastic chip & confectionery bags, plastic fragments, cigarette butts (roughly 340). There was also quite a lot of straws, and bottle tops. Other items were a frisbee, clothing, scrap metal, a door mat, tennis balls, rope, plastic tubing and a nappy.

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