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

Double Bay

Double bay reserve

25 July 2019

Linkwater school

Ben Knight

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

B

36

32

21

100m x 10m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

237

Products

237

46188

Type Count Weight (g)
Wood 113 42000
Processed timber & pallet crates 113 42000
Plastic 87 899
Resin pellets A N/A
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 1 1
Toys, balls & party poppers 1 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 1 4
Plastic vehicle parts 1 94
Clothes pegs 1 3
Food wrappers 19 8
Rope 24 245
Bottles <= 2 L (Plastic) 1 253
Cigarettes, butts & filters 5 3
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 26 167
Shotgun wadding & shells 2 7
Cigarette lighters 1 17
Fishing line 1 1
Pens 1 3
Gardening & farming related 1 91
Fibreglass fragments 1 1
Foamed Plastic 25 1496
Other Foamed Plastic 1 2
Polystyrene cups or food packs 7 3
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 15 30
Foam sponge 1 1460
Ear plugs 1 1
Metal 4 126
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 2 4
Other cans (<= 4 L) 1 119
Unidentifiable metal fragments 1 3
Rubber 3 61
Rubber footwear 1 57
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 3
Rubber bands 1 1
Glass & Ceramic 3 1606
Bottles & jars 1 174
Construction material 2 1432
Other 2 0
Sanitary items 2 N/A
Materials
  • Would you like to analyse the data yourself?
  • If you would like to learn how this data was collected. Our Methodology

This is the first litter survey at this Monitoring Site