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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KaikĊura - South Bay Moa Rd

3 May 2021

Sustainable Coastlines

Caitlyn Prince

Overview

A

6

3.1

1.3

100m x 20m

Gravel/Pebble

Items per 1,000m2

16

Products

31

115

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 20 106
Resin pellets A N/A
Fishing gear 8 9
Bottles, drums, jerrycans & buckets > 2 L 1 36
Cigarettes, butts & filters 1 1
Rope 3 4
Food wrappers 1 1
Strapping bands & tape 3 1
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 1 1
Hangers & retail packaging 1 1
Plastic bags 1 52
Glass & Ceramic 9 7
Glass or ceramic fragments 9 7
Wood 1 1
Processed timber & pallet crates 1 1
Paper & Cardboard 1 1
Other Paper & Cardboard (specify) 1 1

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area