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

Little Shoal Bay

Little Shoal Bay

6 June 2019

Trafalgar (Travel Corp)

Kristine Horne

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

10

10

6

100m x 12m

MuddySand

Items per 1,000m2

404

Products

485

6430

Type Count Weight (g)
Glass & Ceramic 346 3794
Glass or ceramic fragments 322 796
Construction material 24 2998
Plastic 77 258
Resin pellets A N/A
Other Plastic 25 34
Food wrappers 12 27
Strapping bands 2 2
Cigarettes, butts & filters 10 30
Fibreglass fragments 2 24
Toys, balls & party poppers 3 4
Fishing line 20 129
Straws 1 6
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 2 2
Cloth 22 1553
Rope, line or string (natural) 12 705
Other Cloth 8 597
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 2 251
Metal 15 99
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 6 51
Fishing related 1 22
Other Metal 3 12
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 5 14
Wood 13 181
Processed timber & pallet crates 13 181
Rubber 10 537
Other Rubber 2 40
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 6 22
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 124
Rubber footwear 1 351
Other 2 8
Paraffin or wax 2 8
Materials
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