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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Haumoana Beach - Clifton Road Reserve

16 March 2021

Sustainable Coastlines

Bronwyn Sims

Overview

B

39

27.3

14.7

100m x 20m

Cobbles

Items per 1,000m2

100

Products

201

6413

Type Count Weight (g)
Metal 118 609
Foil wrappers 1 1
Construction material 107 587
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 10 21
Plastic 48 314
Resin pellets A N/A
Bottle caps & lids 2 4
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 7 6
Fishing line 5 2
Fishing gear 9 132
Bottle neck rings 1 1
Rope 3 4
Food wrappers 4 1
Toys, sport, & recreation 3 37
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 8 81
Strapping bands & tape 2 41
Shotgun wadding & shells 1 4
Cigarettes, butts & filters 3 1
Glass & Ceramic 14 5137
Construction material 10 5118
Bottles & jars 4 19
Wood 8 207
Wooden utensils 2 3
Processed timber & pallet crates 6 204
Paper & Cardboard 5 9
Unidentifiable paper and cardboard fragments 5 9
Fabric & Textiles 3 2
Rope, line or string (natural) 3 2
Rubber 3 134
Rubber footwear 3 134
Foamed Plastic 2 1
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 2 1

Materials

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