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

Eastern Beach

Macleans beach.

27 November 2019

Macleans College

Brodie Thomas

Overview

B

21

12.3

4.2

100m x 16m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

81

Products

129

636

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 69 57
Resin pellets A N/A
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 3
Rope 3 19
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 4 1
Food wrappers 3 4
Fishing line 1 1
Cigarettes, butts & filters 28 5
Toys, balls & party poppers 29 24
Glass & Ceramic 24 254
Other Glass & Ceramic 23 62
Bottles & jars 1 192
Wood 17 175
Wooden utensils 2 2
Processed timber & pallet crates 6 143
Other Wood 9 30
Paper & Cardboard 12 119
Paper 6 8
Fireworks 5 36
Cardboard boxes & fragments 1 75
Metal 5 28
Other Metal 1 21
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 4 7
Rubber 1 2
Other Rubber 1 2
Cloth 1 1
Canvas, sailcloth & sacking (hessian) 1 1
Materials
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This is the first litter survey at this Monitoring Site