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

Tucks Bay

Tucks Bay

4 March 2020

Coromandel Area School

Kate James

Overview

B

23

24.9

44.1

139m x 12m

Pebble

Items per 1,000m2

1109

Products

1850

5160

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 1649 1800
Resin pellets B N/A
Shotgun wadding & shells 4 11
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 103 48
Toys & sports related 1 2
Rope 1331 1447
Straws 6 2
Plastic utensils 2 6
Baskets, crates & trays 2 30
Bottle caps & lids 30 64
Bottle seals & tabs 5 1
Cable ties & zip ties 4 2
Cigarettes, butts & filters 9 2
Clothes pegs 5 11
Fishing line 14 3
Food containers 4 35
Food wrappers 80 33
Gardening & farming related 11 4
Gloves 1 21
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 3 2
Medical waste 8 3
Mesh bags 7 7
Pens 1 1
Other Plastic 18 65
Glass & Ceramic 158 2786
Bottles & jars 6 1623
Glass or ceramic fragments 152 1163
Wood 13 280
Processed timber & pallet crates 13 280
Metal 12 135
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 5 7
Sharps, needles, lancets, metal catheters 1 N/A
Construction material 4 110
Other Metal 1 3
Aluminium drink cans 1 15
Foamed Plastic 9 47
Other Foamed Plastic 9 47
Cloth 5 38
Footwear & shoes 1 2
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 4 36
Paper & Cardboard 4 74
Cups, food trays & wrappers 2 13
Paper 2 61
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This is the first litter survey at this Monitoring Site