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

Maraetai Beach

Maraetai north

11 November 2019

Plastic Pollution Preventers

Katie Clay

Overview

B

11

11.9

3.5

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

88

Products

177

3916

Type Count Weight (g)
Glass & Ceramic 92 3726
Construction material 42 3600
Bottles & jars 50 126
Plastic 71 88
Resin pellets B N/A
Other Plastic 14 15
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 24 22
Straws 2 1
Rope 8 25
Plastic utensils 1 1
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 1 1
Food wrappers 17 19
Fishing line 2 2
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 1 1
Foamed Plastic 4 1
Polystyrene cups or food packs 4 1
Paper & Cardboard 3 2
Fireworks 2 1
Paper 1 1
Metal 3 59
Other Metal 1 58
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 2 1
Cloth 3 39
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 3 39
Rubber 1 1
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 1
Materials
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