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

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Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay

20 November 2020

Boulder Beach Litter Monitoring Group

Andrea Egan

Overview

B

3

1.8

0.5

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

8

Products

15

24

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 13 22
Resin pellets A N/A
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 5
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 6 10
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 2 1
Food wrappers 1 1
Bottle caps & lids 1 3
Safety & construction related 1 1
Other Plastic 1 1
Rubber 2 2
Rubber bands 2 2

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area