Marine Debris Database

Cleanup Data

Protocol Description
Year Started
Created By
Save Our Shores


Label Unit Description Internal Field
Appliances Count Home_appliances
Balloons or Ribbons Count Plastic_balloons_ribbons
Bandaids or Bandages Count Bandages
Batteries Count Small_batteries
Beach Chairs, Toys, Umbrellas Count Beach_chairs_umbrellas_toys
Bikes/Bike Parts Count Bikes_bike_parts
Cigarette box or wrappers Count Number of cigarette packages Cigarette_packages
Car Batteries Count Car_batteries
Cardboard, Newspapers, Magazines Count Paper_cardboard_newspaper_magazine
Car Parts Count Number of cars or car parts Cars_car_parts
Cigarette Butts Count Number of cigarette butts Cigarette_butts
City/County Text County or city where cleanup is located City_county
Cleanup Area square feet Total area covered by cleanup Cleanup_area
Date Date REQUIRED for sites, date of event Cleanup_date_start
Beach/Site Text REQUIRED for sites - Name of event site. Cleanup_site_name
Clothes or Towels Count Clothing_towels_shoes
Condoms Count Number of condoms Condoms
Crab Pots Count Number of crab pots/traps Crab_pots_traps
Diapers Count Number of diapers Diapers
Disposable Lighters Count Number of cigarette lighters Cigarette_lighters
Fireworks Count Fireworks
Bottles Count Number of glass bottles found Glass_bottles
Pieces Count Glass_pieces
Group Name Text Group name of clean up participants Cleanup_group_name
Beverage Cans Count Metal_beverage_cans
Bottle Caps or Can Pulls Count Metal_caps_lids_pull_tabs
Fishing Hooks or Lures Count Metal_fishing_hooks_lures
Nails Count Nails
Name Text Coordinator_name
# of Volunteers Count Total number of volunteers at event Total_Volunteers
Other-1 Text Additional details and activites that took place at cleanup event Other_1_text
Other (please write in anything else you have found) Text None Other_SOS_2009_1
Other (please write in anything else you have found) Text None Other_SOS_2009_2
Other (please write in anything else you have found) Text None Other_SOS_2009_3
Other (please write in anything else you have found) Text None Other_SOS_2009_4
Other (please write in anything else you have found) Text None Other_SOS_2009_5
Pallets or Wood Count Number of pallets Pallets
Bags Count Paper_bags
Food Containers, Cups, Plates Count Paper_dishes_containers
Pieces Count Paper_pieces
Plastic Bags (grocery, shopping, trash) Count Plastic_bags_grocery_shopping_trash
Bags (ziplock, snack) Count Plastic_bags_ziplock_snack
Bottle Caps or Rings Count Plastic_bottle_caps_rings
Bottles Count Plastic_bottles
Cups, Lids, Plates, Utensils Count Plastic_eating_items
Fishing Line, Nets, Lures, Floats Count Plastic_fishing_line_nets_lures_floats
Food Wrappers (ie chips or candy) Count Plastic_food_wrappers
Motor Oil Bottles Count Number of plastic oil bottles Plastic_oil_bottles
Pieces Count Plastic_pieces
6-Pack Rings Count Plastic_6_pack_rings
Straws or Stirrers Count Number of plastic straws or stirrers Plastic_straws_stirrers
Pounds of Recyclables pounds None Pounds_recyclables
Pounds of Trash pounds None Pounds_trash
Shoes Count Shoes
Shopping Carts Count Shopping_carts
Buoys or Floats Count Styrofoam_buoys_floats
Styrofoam food containers, cups, plates Count Styrofoam_food_containers_dishes
Peanuts or Packing Materials Count Styrofoam_packaging
Pieces Count Styrofoam_pieces
Syringes or Needles Count Number of syringes Syringes
Feminine Products Count Number of feminine products Feminine_products
Tires Count Number of tires Number_Tires
Total Volunteer Hours Hours Number of hours volunteered at the event Volunteer_hours