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

Mount Maunganui

Camping ground

22 June 2019

For the love of oceans

Cathy Allan

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

8

5

5

100m x 16m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

29

Products

47

269

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 26 20
Resin pellets A N/A
Food containers 1 1
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 1 1
Cable ties & zip ties 2 1
Strapping bands 2 1
Clothes pegs 1 1
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 8 5
Plastic utensils 2 1
Straws 1 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 2 6
Food wrappers 5 1
Other 5 0
Sanitary items 5 N/A
Foamed Plastic 4 5
Other Foamed Plastic 1 1
Foam sponge 3 4
Glass & Ceramic 3 155
Construction material 1 154
Glass or ceramic fragments 2 1
Rubber 3 6
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 1
Rubber bands 1 1
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 1 4
Wood 3 71
Processed timber & pallet crates 3 71
Metal 2 3
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 1 2
Foil wrappers 1 1
Cloth 1 9
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 1 9
Materials
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This is the first litter survey at this Monitoring Site