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

beach-icon Beach.

Marsden Bay - Marsden Bay Reserve

12 March 2021

Patuharakeke Taiao Unit

Ari Carrington

Overview

A

4

1.3

0.3

100m x 5m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

36

Products

18

152

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 13 52
Resin pellets A N/A
Lollipop sticks 1 1
Other Plastic 2 2
Food containers 1 5
Plastic utensils 1 2
Rope 1 2
Bottle caps & lids 1 1
Food wrappers 1 1
Plastic vehicle parts 1 10
Straws 1 1
Plastic buoys 1 26
Cigarettes, butts & filters 2 1
Wood 1 10
Corks 1 10
Paper & Cardboard 1 5
Cups, food trays & wrappers 1 5
Glass & Ceramic 1 6
Bottles & jars 1 6
Foamed Plastic 1 76
Foam sponge 1 76
Metal 1 3
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 1 3

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