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

Birds Beach - Left of Boat Ramp

2 July 2020

Tapora School

Corinna Thorburn

Overview

A

17

8.5

12.2

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

27

Products

54

4684

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 34 72
Resin pellets B N/A
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 5
Bottle caps & lids 1 2
Bottle neck rings 1 1
Bottle seals & tabs 2 2
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 3 8
Strapping bands & tape 1 1
Food wrappers 4 3
Lollipop sticks 2 1
Rope 1 1
Toys, sport, & recreation 2 39
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 16 9
Wood 14 4550
Processed timber & pallet crates 14 4550
Foamed Plastic 5 3
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 4 2
Foam buoys 1 1
Cloth 1 59
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 1 59
Materials
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