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

Waitataramoa Bay

Central Bay

22 December 2019

Plastic-Free Coromandel Town

Kate James

Overview

B

2

1.6

0.4

100m x 11m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

135

Products

148

581

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 140 470
Resin pellets A N/A
Toys, balls & party poppers 2 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 16 65
Gardening & farming related 1 1
Plastic bags 3 37
Fishing gear 3 27
Food containers 1 1
Shotgun wadding & shells 3 8
Food wrappers 3 13
Bottle neck rings 2 2
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 4 7
Strapping bands 1 1
Fishing line 2 1
Mesh bags 1 7
Clothes pegs 9 20
Rope 89 279
Metal 5 85
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 1 2
Foil wrappers 2 4
Aluminium drink cans 2 79
Foamed Plastic 2 21
Other Foamed Plastic 2 21
Glass & Ceramic 1 5
Other Glass & Ceramic 1 5
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