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

Wainamu Beach

Wainamu

26 October 2019

Whaingaroa Beach Citizen Science Project

Ella van Gool

Overview

B

2

2.5

0.4

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

50

Products

99

106

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 89 91
Resin pellets B N/A
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 62 48
Fishing gear 1 1
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 1 1
Rope 1 1
Plastic bags 1 26
Strapping bands 11 1
Bottle seals & tabs 3 3
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 3
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 4 6
Fishing line 4 1
Other 3 0
Faeces 3 N/A
Metal 2 6
Other Metal 1 5
Unidentifiable metal fragments 1 1
Foamed Plastic 2 5
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 1 1
Other Foamed Plastic 1 4
Rubber 2 3
Other Rubber 1 2
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 1
Wood 1 1
Other Wood 1 1
Materials
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