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

Kaiti Beach

Kaiti Beach - North end

23 May 2019

Eastland Port

Niki Ovenden

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

B

12

2

6

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

18

Products

35

228

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 23 38
Resin pellets A N/A
Plastic bags 2 18
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 13 6
Food containers 1 8
Cigarettes, butts & filters 3 1
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 2 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 1 3
Bottle neck rings 1 1
Metal 8 43
Foil wrappers 8 43
Cloth 1 138
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 1 138
Glass & Ceramic 1 7
Glass or ceramic fragments 1 7
Paper & Cardboard 1 1
Paper 1 1
Foamed Plastic 1 1
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 1 1
Materials
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