Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at an official ‘Monitoring Site’ as part of the Litter Intelligence long-term litter monitoring programme. It is 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 Collection Survey

Patea Beach

Waitangi ship wreck

12 April 2019

Patea Area School

Kate Paris

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

15

4

2

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

198

Products

396

5527

Type Count Weight (g)
Metal 370 755
Unidentifiable metal fragments 370 755
Plastic 15 99
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottles <= 2 L (Plastic) 2 77
Food wrappers 3 12
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 8 6
Strapping bands 1 3
Fishing line 1 1
Wood 9 4670
Processed timber & pallet crates 9 4670
Foamed Plastic 1 1
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 1 1
Cloth 1 2
Other Cloth 1 2
Materials
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