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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Paraparaumu Beach - North Beach

23 March 2021

Waikanae Estuary Care Group

William Brown

Overview

B

2

1.5

1

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

4

Products

9

33

Type Count Weight (g)
Fabric & Textiles 4 3
Canvas, sailcloth & sacking (hessian) 2 2
Rope, line or string (natural) 2 1
Plastic 3 10
Resin pellets A N/A
Gardening & farming related 1 5
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 2 5
Metal 2 20
Unidentifiable metal fragments 1 18
Metal Bottle caps, lids & pull tabs 1 2

Materials

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