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

Foxton Beach

Foxton beach 1

11 July 2019

Wildlife Foxton

Nola Fox

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

14

7

4

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

14

Products

29

978

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 23 911
Resin pellets A N/A
Rope 2 832
Gloves 1 35
Straws 3 8
Fishing gear 1 8
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 1 3
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 3 3
Plastic bags 1 14
Toys, balls & party poppers 2 1
Food wrappers 7 5
Metal 3 47
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 1 3
Aluminium drink cans 2 44
Other 2 0
Sanitary items 2 N/A
Paper & Cardboard 1 20
Other Paper & Cardboard 1 20
Materials
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