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

Spinnaker Reserve

Spinnaker Reserve

2 April 2019

Sustainable Coastlines

Shelley Butt

Overview

OFFICIAL SURVEY

Highest rank for data integrity

B

19

20

7

80m x 18m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

302

Products

435

14304

Type Count Weight (g)
Glass & Ceramic 214 11623
Glass or ceramic fragments 199 484
Construction material 15 11139
Plastic 189 1508
Resin pellets A N/A
Strapping bands 2 5
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 56 80
Medical waste 2 3
Clothes pegs 2 4
Food containers 1 2
Toys, balls & party poppers 2 1
Food wrappers 30 18
Straws 5 1
Plastic bags 7 1156
Lollipop sticks & cotton buds 9 3
Bottle caps & lids (Plastic) 12 15
Fibreglass fragments 58 219
Cigarettes, butts & filters 3 1
Rubber 8 51
Unidentifiable rubber fragments 8 51
Cloth 7 47
Canvas, sailcloth & sacking (hessian) 2 31
Rope, line or string (natural) 5 16
Wood 7 870
Processed timber & pallet crates 7 870
Foamed Plastic 7 3
Foam sponge 7 3
Metal 2 61
Aluminium drink cans 1 1
Wire, wire mesh & barbed wire 1 60
Other 1 141
Other 1 141
Materials
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