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 Survey

beach-icon Beach.

Harbour View Beach - Harbour View Reserve, Te atatu Peninsula

12 November 2020

Henderson North School

Debbie Gill

Overview

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32

45.3

26

100m x 8m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

1302

Products

1042

14839

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 513 2805
Resin pellets A N/A
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 392 1300
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 13 34
Plastic utensils 3 13
Plastic bags 12 30
Gardening & farming related 1 5
Pens & Stationery 1 4
Food wrappers 15 167
Cigarette lighters 3 38
Bottles <= 2 L 16 1091
Bottle caps & lids 43 102
Clothes pegs 2 4
Straws 10 17
Syringes 2 N/A
Glass & Ceramic 433 3563
Glass or ceramic fragments 431 3178
Bottles & jars 2 385
Foamed Plastic 52 205
Foam sponge 2 131
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 50 74
Paper & Cardboard 16 230
Unidentifiable paper and cardboard fragments 16 230
Wood 11 7646
Processed timber & pallet crates 11 7646
Fabric & Textiles 8 43
Unidentifiable cloth fragments 7 28
Rope, line or string (natural) 1 15
Metal 6 142
Aluminium drink cans 6 142
Other 2 155
Other 2 155
Rubber 1 50
Other Rubber (specify) 1 50

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