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

Karioitahi Beach

Karioitahi Beach

22 September 2019

Awhitu Beachcare

Christine Schofield

Overview

A

9

6.8

3.8

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

31

Products

62

62

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 52 53
Resin pellets A N/A
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 29 43
Straws 1 1
Rope 7 2
Plastic bags 2 1
Food wrappers 3 1
Food containers 1 1
Cigarettes, butts & filters 4 1
Bottle seals & tabs 1 1
Bottle neck rings 2 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 2 1
Foamed Plastic 6 5
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 2 2
Polystyrene cups or food packs 1 1
Foam sponge 2 1
Ear plugs 1 1
Cloth 2 2
Carpet & furnishing 2 2
Rubber 2 2
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 1
Rubber gloves 1 1
Materials
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