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

Whitireia Park

Onehunga Bay

4 May 2019

Whitireia Park Litter Monitoring Group

Jordana Pointon-Haimona

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

B

7

5

2

100m x 20m

Pebble

Items per 1,000m2

96

Products

192

1322

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 86 99
Resin pellets A N/A
Fishing gear 2 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 9 16
Straws 9 10
Food wrappers 17 45
Clothes pegs 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 10 9
Cigarettes, butts & filters 29 7
Pens 1 6
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 4 2
Rope 2 1
Bottle neck rings 2 1
Glass & Ceramic 83 271
Glass or ceramic fragments 83 271
Wood 12 392
Processed timber & pallet crates 12 392
Foamed Plastic 7 3
Ear plugs 1 1
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 6 2
Metal 2 222
Foil wrappers 1 4
Aluminium drink cans 1 218
Other 1 0
Sanitary items 1 N/A
Cloth 1 335
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 1 335
Materials
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