Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at a specific 'Survey Area', set-up at an official ‘Monitoring Site’ 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 Collection Survey

Tahunanui Beach

Tahunanui Beach Rocks Road

21 July 2019

Tasman Bay Guardians

Jeremy Stead

Overview

B

9

7.1

3.8

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

195

Products

390

354

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 224 187
Resin pellets B N/A
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 53 30
Rope 3 4
Straws 1 1
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 1 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 2 4
Food wrappers 15 43
Cigarette lighters 1 10
Toys, balls & party poppers 1 47
Cigarettes, butts & filters 147 47
Foamed Plastic 147 56
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 15 44
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 132 12
Wood 12 61
Other Wood 1 1
Corks 1 1
Processed timber & pallet crates 10 59
Metal 4 16
Foil wrappers 4 16
Other 1 0
Sanitary items 1 N/A
Cloth 1 2
Canvas, sailcloth & sacking (hessian) 1 2
Glass & Ceramic 1 32
Other Glass & Ceramic 1 32
Materials
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