Data.

This dataset was collected by Citizen Scientists at a specific 'Survey Area', set-up at an official ‘Monitoring Site’ 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

Paraparaumu Beach

Paraparaumu Beach 2

26 February 2019

Guardians of Kapiti Marine Reserve

Karl Webber

Overview

B

6

74.2

0.3

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

11

Products

22

49

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 19 44
Resin pellets A N/A
Cigarettes, butts & filters 2 1
Fishing line 4 1
Food wrappers 9 8
Toys, balls & party poppers 1 32
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 2 1
Wood 1 2
Wooden utensils 1 2
Paper & Cardboard 1 2
Cardboard boxes & fragments 1 2
Rubber 1 1
Balloons, tennis balls, footballs, dog toys etc 1 1
Materials
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