Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at an official 'Survey Area' as part of the Litter Intelligence long-term litter monitoring programme. The data are freely and openly accessible to anyone. Download the raw data, share this survey, and learn more about the data collection methodology through the links at the bottom of the page.

Litter Survey

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Port Molyneux - South end

12 July 2021

Waiwera South School/Te Kura o Waiwera South

Kaz Bissett

Overview

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4

2.5

2.3

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

44

Products

88

26034

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 58 169
Resin pellets A N/A
Cable ties & zip ties 1 1
Strapping bands & tape 1 1
Bottle caps & lids 1 1
Gloves 1 23
Lollipop sticks 2 1
Fishing line 1 16
Rope 3 9
Gardening & farming related 4 13
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 25 38
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 7 17
Food wrappers 1 5
Shotgun wadding & shells 11 44
Other 11 1
Sanitary items 10 N/A
Cotton buds 1 1
Glass & Ceramic 8 14796
Glass or ceramic fragments 7 256
Construction material 1 14540
Rubber 4 5
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 1 2
Rubber bands 3 3
Metal 3 523
Construction material 1 519
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 2 4
Fabric & Textiles 3 10182
Unidentifiable cloth fragments 2 32
Carpet & furnishing 1 10150
Wood 1 358
Processed timber & pallet crates 1 358

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area