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

Pilots Beach

Pilots beach

31 October 2019

Royal Albatross Centre

Laura Findlay

Overview

B

70

46.7

0.8

100m x 6m

Rock

Items per 1,000m2

243

Products

146

588

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 110 148
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottle seals & tabs 1 1
Fibreglass fragments 1 2
Other Plastic 1 21
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 21 8
Straws 2 1
Strapping bands 2 1
Fishing line 14 2
Rope 2 3
Plastic bags 3 1
Pens 1 1
Parking tickets & receipts 2 2
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 4 2
Food wrappers 29 44
Cable ties & zip ties 3 1
Cigarettes, butts & filters 5 1
Bottles <= 2 L (Plastic) 2 2
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 11 50
Gardening & farming related 3 3
Bottle neck rings 3 2
Wood 12 124
Other Wood 6 63
Processed timber & pallet crates 5 60
Wooden utensils 1 1
Foamed Plastic 10 6
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 1 1
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 4 2
Polystyrene cups or food packs 5 3
Paper & Cardboard 9 20
Other Paper & Cardboard 1 1
Cardboard boxes & fragments 6 18
Paper 2 1
Rubber 4 286
Other Rubber 1 2
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 3 284
Other 1 4
Toothbrushes 1 4
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