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

Woodend Beach

Woodend Beach

4 September 2019

Nga Tamariki i Akona Ki Te Kainga

Stuart Reynolds

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

3

1.6

2.3

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

36

Products

71

2729

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 48 369
Resin pellets B N/A
Fishing line 4 36
Food wrappers 1 1
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 2 1
Rope 20 302
Shotgun wadding & shells 3 21
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 17 7
Foamed Plastic 10 3
Ear plugs 2 1
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 8 2
Cloth 5 11
Other Cloth 4 2
Carpet & furnishing 1 9
Metal 2 153
Fishing related 1 150
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 1 3
Rubber 2 2
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 1 1
Inner-tubes and rubber sheet 1 1
Wood 2 2190
Processed timber & pallet crates 2 2190
Glass & Ceramic 1 1
Other Glass & Ceramic 1 1
Other 1 0
Sanitary items 1 N/A
Materials
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This is the first litter survey at this Monitoring Site