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

Kinzett Terrace Carpark

North side at statue

21 December 2019

Tasman Bay Guardians

Freya McCall

Overview

C

3

10.4

7.2

50m x 15m

Gravel/Pebble

Items per 1,000m2

2489

Products

1867

13501

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 1547 1650
Resin pellets A N/A
Gloves 1 6
Bottle caps & lids 94 152
Bottle neck rings 15 4
Bottles <= 2 L 5 122
Cable ties & zip ties 1 1
Cigarette lighters 5 82
Cigarettes, butts & filters 76 9
Bottle seals & tabs 23 8
Drink package rings 1 8
Fibreglass fragments 2 2
Food containers 50 268
Food wrappers 557 185
Gardening & farming related 9 6
Lollipop sticks 58 26
Parking tickets & receipts 35 20
Pens 5 47
Plastic bags 28 66
Plastic utensils 3 12
Plastic vehicle parts 1 11
Rope 13 26
Strapping bands & tape 8 6
Straws 89 69
Toys, sport, & recreation 15 53
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 420 334
Other Plastic 28 89
Medical waste 5 38
Foamed Plastic 99 116
Other Foamed Plastic 17 19
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 17 23
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 44 57
Polystyrene cups or food packs 15 12
Ear plugs 6 5
Metal 48 179
Aluminium drink cans 10 132
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 7 5
Foil wrappers 27 27
Construction material 3 8
Unidentifiable metal fragments 1 7
Glass & Ceramic 39 3801
Bottles & jars 22 1592
Glass or ceramic fragments 15 2089
Light globes/bulbs 1 115
Tableware 1 5
Wood 39 6692
Corks 1 1
Processed timber & pallet crates 34 6680
Other Wood 3 8
Wooden utensils 1 3
Rubber 35 319
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 29 263
Condoms 1 N/A
Rubber footwear 1 35
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 2 11
Other Rubber 2 10
Paper & Cardboard 33 189
Cardboard boxes 6 1
Cups, food trays & wrappers 23 182
Paper, newspapers & paper receipts 4 6
Cloth 17 540
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 4 165
Footwear & shoes 1 344
Other cloth 12 31
Other 10 15
Batteries (Household) 1 15
Sanitary items 9 N/A
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