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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Kapiti Island - Tokahaki Point

24 September 2021

Department of Conservation - Kapiti Wellington District

Leon Berard

Overview

B

6

2.1

1.9

50m x 13m

Boulder

Items per 1,000m2

98

Products

64

16900

Type Count Weight (g)
Wood 25 13740
Processed timber & pallet crates 25 13740
Foamed Plastic 22 3
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 4 2
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 18 1
Plastic 16 3124
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottles <= 2 L 1 47
Fishing nets 1 2338
Food containers 4 121
Pens & Stationery 1 9
Safety & construction related 1 114
Bottles, drums, jerrycans & buckets > 2 L 1 179
Other Plastic 6 134
Fishing gear 1 182
Rubber 1 33
Rubber footwear 1 33

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