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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Okains Bay Beach - River Mouth

15 March 2021

Enviroschools Canterbury

Toni Watts

Overview

B

14

4.7

2.3

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

6

Products

13

114

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 8 4
Resin pellets A N/A
Rope 1 1
Strapping bands & tape 1 1
Food containers 1 1
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 5 1
Fabric & Textiles 2 9
Rope, line or string (natural) 2 9
Metal 1 1
Aluminium drink cans 1 1
Rubber 1 98
Rubber footwear 1 98
Foamed Plastic 1 2
Foam buoys 1 2

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area