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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Haulashore Island - East Beach Haulashore Island

6 December 2020

Maitahi outrigger canoe club

Karen Driver

Overview

B

10

9.2

6.3

100m x 20m

Cobbles

Items per 1,000m2

264

Products

527

9424

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 419 288
Resin pellets B N/A
Bottle caps & lids 13 22
Bottle neck rings 3 1
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 92 40
Gardening & farming related 2 1
Strapping bands & tape 23 12
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 108 90
Cosmetics and medical packaging 2 4
Food wrappers 71 26
Safety & construction related 2 1
Food containers 4 2
Parking tickets & receipts 7 5
Rope 35 31
Bottle seals & tabs 3 1
Clothes pegs 3 3
Cigarette lighters 3 20
Lollipop sticks 15 6
Straws 14 17
Cigarettes, butts & filters 19 6
Foamed Plastic 45 31
Toys, Sport, & Recreation 1 1
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 26 2
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 15 26
Ear plugs 3 2
Wood 25 8460
Processed timber & pallet crates 21 8405
Other Wood (specify) 2 44
Corks 1 10
Wooden utensils 1 1
Fabric & Textiles 9 239
Rope, line or string (natural) 2 30
Canvas, sailcloth & sacking (hessian) 1 11
Clothing, towels and linen 6 198
Other 8 194
Sanitary items 1 N/A
Boat parts 6 193
Cotton buds 1 1
Rubber 7 3
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 4 1
Sports & Recreation 3 2
Glass & Ceramic 7 59
Glass or ceramic fragments 7 59
Metal 6 149
Other Metal 1 146
Foil wrappers 5 3
Paper & Cardboard 1 1
Other Paper & Cardboard (specify) 1 1

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