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

Kapiti Island - North end

Boulder bank north side

20 November 2019

Sustainable Coastlines

Oliver Vetter

Overview

A

6

2.6

1.5

100m x 7m

Rock

Items per 1,000m2

56

Products

39

883

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 23 192
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 3 48
Fishing gear 1 6
Strapping bands 1 7
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 3 5
Other Plastic 1 84
Medical waste 1 9
Food wrappers 8 13
Gloves 5 20
Paper & Cardboard 10 25
Cups, food trays & wrappers 10 25
Rubber 2 3
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 1 2
Rubber bands 1 1
Other 1 160
Paraffin or wax 1 160
Wood 1 500
Processed timber & pallet crates 1 500
Cloth 1 2
Rope, line or string (natural) 1 2
Foamed Plastic 1 1
Ear plugs 1 1
Materials
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