Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at an official ‘Monitoring Site’ as part of the Litter Intelligence long-term litter monitoring programme. It is 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

Paraparaumu Beach

Paraparaumu beach 2

2 December 2018

Guardians of Kapiti Marine Reserve

Sophie Handford

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

5

2

2

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

10

Products

21

171

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 10 25
Rope 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 3 21
Strapping bands 2 1
Food wrappers 3 1
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Other 4 0
Sanitary items 4 N/A
Wood 2 111
Processed timber & pallet crates 2 111
Paper & Cardboard 2 2
Paper 2 2
Rubber 1 31
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 1 31
Metal 1 1
Unidentifiable metal fragments 1 1
Cloth 1 1
Other Cloth 1 1
Materials
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