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

Otaki Beach

Otaki river mouth

17 March 2019

Otaki Litter Survey Crew

Indee La Cayo

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

A

12

5

1

150m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

8

Products

23

167

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 9 6
Resin pellets A N/A
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 1 2
Food wrappers 3 1
Fishing line 3 1
Medical waste 1 1
Metal 6 15
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 1 3
Foil wrappers 2 4
Fishing related 3 8
Glass & Ceramic 4 13
Glass or ceramic fragments 4 13
Rubber 2 127
Rubber footwear 2 127
Cloth 1 3
Other Cloth 1 3
Paper & Cardboard 1 3
Cups, food trays & wrappers 1 3
Materials
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