Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at an official 'Survey Area' 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

Oreti Beach - Dunns Rd right of entrance

6 June 2020

Oreti Beach Litter Monitoring Group

Bronwyn Graham

Overview

B

5

2

1.9

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

45

Products

90

693

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 65 410
Resin pellets A N/A
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 1 2
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 10 11
Strapping bands & tape 2 7
Rope 10 115
Plastic vehicle parts 2 162
Plastic utensils 1 4
Plastic bags 8 30
Food wrappers 3 16
Food containers 1 5
Fishing line 1 1
Cigarettes, butts & filters 19 9
Cable ties & zip ties 1 1
Bottle neck rings 1 1
Bottle caps & lids 1 1
Baskets, crates & trays 1 8
Shotgun wadding & shells 3 37
Paper & Cardboard 14 115
Unidentifiable paper and cardboard fragments 5 3
Paper, newspapers & paper receipts 3 13
Cups, food trays & wrappers 4 84
Cardboard boxes 1 7
Other Paper & Cardboard 1 8
Metal 5 17
Foil wrappers 4 10
Construction material 1 7
Rubber 3 89
Rubber bands 1 1
Chewing gum 1 7
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 81
Cloth 2 62
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 2 62
Other 1 0
Sanitary items 1 N/A
Materials
  • Would you like to analyse the data yourself?
  • Or share if you think this data would be interesting to others.
  • If you would like to learn how this data was collected. Our Methodology