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

18 November 2019

Royal Albatross Centre

Laura Findlay

Overview

B

3

1

0.2

100m x 6m

Rock

Items per 1,000m2

68

Products

41

191

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 37 137
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 8 32
Gardening & farming related 4 7
Fibreglass fragments 1 7
Rope 1 1
Food containers 1 5
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 7 41
Pens 1 10
Food wrappers 11 21
Bottle seals & tabs 1 1
Parking tickets & receipts 1 1
Plastic bags 1 11
Wood 2 45
Processed timber & pallet crates 2 45
Foamed Plastic 1 8
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 1 8
Rubber 1 1
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 1
Materials
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