Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at an official ‘Monitoring Site’ as part of the Litter Intelligence long-term litter monitoring programme. It is 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

Paraparaumu Beach

Paraparaumu beach 1

26 February 2019

Guardians of Kapiti Marine Reserve

Karl Webber

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

B

5

1

0

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

20

Products

39

344

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 29 42
Resin pellets A N/A
Cigarettes, butts & filters 10 1
Food wrappers 11 18
Gardening & farming related 2 19
Bottle neck rings 1 1
Fishing line 3 1
Plastic utensils 1 1
Rope 1 1
Cloth 3 96
Clothing, hats, gloves & towels 1 80
Footwear & shoes 1 13
Other Cloth 1 3
Rubber 3 14
Rubber bands 1 1
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 2 13
Metal 2 1
Foil wrappers 2 1
Wood 1 190
Processed timber & pallet crates 1 190
Foamed Plastic 1 1
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 1 1
Materials
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