633 Divers got together on the Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier in Florida to clean up the ocean and made the Guniess World Record for “Most participants in an underwater cleanup in 24 hours”.
WORLD RECORD! 633 divers in South Florida broke the Guinness World Record for the largest underwater cleanup in history, collecting thousands of pieces of trash from the ocean floor! ???? https://t.co/frH4Wfv1vn pic.twitter.com/e0IqwfUdEB— FOX 13 Tampa Bay (@FOX13News) June 16, 2019
This cleanup was organized by Dixie Divers and the Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach and about 9,000 items of marine debris, including 3,200 pounds of fishing gear was retrieved from the sea.