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

Moutere Inlet (Rivermouth)

Batchelors ford entry

2 July 2019

Motueka Steiner School

Margot DHondt

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

B

6

6

15

100m x 20m

MuddySand

Items per 1,000m2

558

Products

1117

31137

Type Count Weight (g)
Metal 537 16518
Unidentifiable metal fragments 511 15170
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 3 440
Foil wrappers 1 81
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 4 27
Aluminium drink cans 18 800
Plastic 448 4455
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 2 5
Bottle neck rings 1 200
Bottles <= 2 L (Plastic) 9 670
Cigarettes, butts & filters 5 5
Food containers 26 830
Food wrappers 88 610
Medical waste 3 6
Plastic bags 99 1000
Plastic vehicle parts 3 470
Straws 1 5
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 200 150
Other Plastic 10 489
Pens 1 15
Paper & Cardboard 82 1086
Other Paper & Cardboard 60 679
Paper 3 1
Cardboard boxes & fragments 19 406
Glass & Ceramic 22 4240
Glass or ceramic fragments 10 540
Bottles & jars 12 3700
Cloth 14 4048
Rope, line or string (natural) 2 308
Footwear & shoes 1 820
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 3 1470
Carpet & furnishing 7 950
Backpacks & bags 1 500
Foamed Plastic 6 290
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 6 290
Other 4 0
Sanitary items 4 N/A
Rubber 3 200
Other Rubber 2 200
Condoms 1 N/A
Wood 1 300
Processed timber & pallet crates 1 300
Materials
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