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

National Aquarium of NZ

Outfall south side

23 January 2020

National Aquarium of NZ

Karlie Lett

Overview

B

3

2.4

1.9

100m x 20m

Pebble

Items per 1,000m2

208

Products

415

1937

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 158 150
Resin pellets A N/A
Cigarettes, butts & filters 37 9
Toys, balls & party poppers 61 34
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 4 5
Bottles <= 2 L (Plastic) 1 45
Straws 3 1
Food wrappers 41 21
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 10 33
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 2
Paper & Cardboard 120 263
Cardboard boxes & fragments 2 42
Paper 9 7
Cups, food trays & wrappers 2 12
Fireworks 107 202
Metal 84 213
Foil wrappers 26 3
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 22 43
Aluminium drink cans 1 13
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 32 150
Unidentifiable metal fragments 3 4
Foamed Plastic 23 3
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 23 3
Cloth 14 222
Other Cloth 11 10
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 3 212
Wood 8 1062
Corks 1 8
Processed timber & pallet crates 6 1052
Matches and wooden fireworks parts 1 2
Other 4 0
Sanitary items 4 N/A
Glass & Ceramic 4 24
Bottles & jars 4 24
Materials
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