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

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Lake front site - Faith's Jetty Lake Te Anau

18 May 2022

Fiordland Litter Monitoring Group

Nina Menegatti Zink

Overview

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9

4.7

5.4

100m x 14m

Mixed Substrate

Items per 1,000m2

191

Products

268

971

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 160 68
Bottle caps & lids 1 1
Strapping bands & tape 2 1
Lollipop sticks 1 1
Safety & construction related 2 1
Other Plastic 1 2
Pens & Stationery 1 1
Hangers & retail packaging 2 1
Food containers 4 2
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 20 3
Cosmetics and medical packaging 2 1
Rope 8 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 33 13
Food wrappers 9 17
Cable ties & zip ties 3 8
Cigarettes, butts & filters 70 14
Resin pellets A N/A
Fibreglass fragments 1 1
Glass & Ceramic 61 802
Construction material 8 628
Other Glass & Ceramic (specify) 53 174
Metal 20 21
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 6 9
Foil wrappers 10 1
Construction material 3 10
Unidentifiable metal fragments 1 1
Rubber 11 23
Rubber bands 2 1
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 9 22
Paper & Cardboard 9 14
Fireworks 2 4
Unidentifiable paper and cardboard fragments 5 4
Cups, food trays & wrappers 2 6
Fabric & Textiles 5 41
Clothing, towels and linen 5 41
Other 1 1
Personal care items 1 1
Other 0 N/A
Wood 1 1
Wooden utensils 1 1

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area