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

Waitangi Regional Park

Te Atea a Rangi

6 June 2019

Taikura Steiner School

Toby Blakey

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

C

31

23

24

100m x 19m

Pebble

Items per 1,000m2

178

Products

339

4081

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 216 481
Resin pellets A N/A
Medical waste 1 1
Rope 3 7
Shotgun wadding & shells 3 10
Plastic vehicle parts 1 18
Other Plastic 2 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 3 9
Plastic utensils 1 6
Bottle seals & tabs 1 1
Straws 1 1
Toys, balls & party poppers 1 3
Food containers 11 107
Bottles <= 2 L (Plastic) 3 95
Food wrappers 123 49
Cigarettes, butts & filters 7 3
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 18 123
Plastic bags 5 18
Fishing line 32 29
Metal 39 836
Tableware 4 241
Foil wrappers 2 5
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 1 80
Other cans (<= 4 L) 2 80
Aluminium drink cans 23 416
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 4 8
Fishing related 3 6
Glass & Ceramic 39 794
Bottles & jars 3 616
Glass or ceramic fragments 36 178
Paper & Cardboard 26 366
Other Paper & Cardboard 1 25
Cardboard boxes & fragments 7 306
Cups, food trays & wrappers 18 35
Foamed Plastic 12 41
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 12 41
Wood 4 102
Processed timber & pallet crates 4 102
Cloth 2 661
Other Cloth 1 17
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 1 644
Rubber 1 800
Tyres 1 800
Materials
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This is the first litter survey at this Monitoring Site