What did volunteer divers find during Debris Month of Action? More than 38,680 debris items including 3,935 plastic beverage bottles, 2,152 cigarette filters, and 2,363 cigar tips. Shocking? Wait until we tell you what the most bizarre and unusual discovery was: a “makeshift toilet” found in the murky depths of the Sheffield Canal in the UK.
Whether your kids are world travelers or just getting ready for their first trip, these 10 tips will save your sanity and keep your kids happy. All at the same time.1. Pack your stuff judiciously, then cut it by half. You think one person’s stuff can fill up a room? Try four people’s stuff. This isn’t Fashion Week in New York — a couple pairs of shorts/dresses should suffice, as most resorts have laundry service.
September’s Debris Month of Action is in full swing and as always, scuba divers are going above and beyond to help remove trash to keep our ocean environment clean and healthy. Samy Gheraz and the crew at Infinity Ocean Diving in Phuket, Thailand kick started their Dive Against Debris Hero actions, organising monthly Dive Against Debris surveys – the first one of which took place with great success on 9th September.