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

Oriental Bay

Freyberg Pool

26 November 2019

Oriental Bay Litter Monitoring Group

Sonja Urban

Overview

B

5

5

3.1

80m x 10m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

670

Products

536

1052

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 449 251
Resin pellets A N/A
Cigarettes, butts & filters 162 43
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 9 5
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 10 19
Rope 4 13
Other Plastic 113 33
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 110 85
Food wrappers 41 53
Wood 27 700
Corks 27 700
Glass & Ceramic 23 32
Construction material 23 32
Foamed Plastic 20 29
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 13 7
Foam sponge 7 22
Paper & Cardboard 9 26
Paper 9 26
Rubber 4 3
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 4 3
Metal 4 11
Aluminium drink cans 2 2
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 2 9
Materials
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