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

beach-icon Beach.

Coromandel -Honeymoon Bay

6 October 2022

DOC Coromandel Marine Reserve Rangers

Marie Everth

Overview

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6

3.9

4.0

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

66

Products

133

13250

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 91 5515
Toys, sport, & recreation (Plastic) 4 24
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 32 1136
Fibreglass fragments 1 840
Plastic buoys 1 159
Bottles <= 2 L 9 288
Bottles, drums, jerrycans & buckets > 2 L 9 1641
Rope 9 1296
Fishing gear 1 9
Clothes pegs 1 3
Lollipop sticks 1 1
Strapping bands & tape 2 15
Bottle caps & lids 12 39
Safety & construction related 5 39
Pens & Stationery 1 11
Cosmetics and medical packaging 1 8
Resin pellets A N/A
Shotgun wadding & shells 2 6
Foamed Plastic 22 510
Polystyrene cups or food packs 17 160
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 4 137
Foam sponge 1 213
Wood 13 6431
Processed timber & pallet crates 13 6431
Rubber 5 631
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 1 12
Rubber footwear 4 619
Fabric & Textiles 1 162
Footwear & shoes 1 162
Glass & Ceramic 1 1
Bottles & jars 1 1

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area