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

beach-icon Beach.

Tapuae Marine Reserve - Hermit Hill

27 October 2021

Taranaki Coastal Guardians

Nicole Sturgess

Overview

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2

1.3

0.5

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

19

Products

38

32318

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 22 391
Resin pellets A N/A
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 7 22
Fishing gear 1 8
Bottles <= 2 L 2 101
Rope 2 3
Bottle caps & lids 2 8
Toys, sport, & recreation (Plastic) 1 1
Gardening & farming related 4 239
Gloves 1 7
Safety & construction related 1 1
Food wrappers 1 1
Wood 12 31861
Processed timber & pallet crates 12 31861
Foamed Plastic 4 66
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 4 66

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area