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

beach-icon Beach.

Kaka Point - Kaka Point Surf Lifesaving Club

17 May 2021

NZ Marine Studies Centre

Adelle Heineman

Overview

B

2

0.6

0.4

100m x 20m

Sand

Items per 1,000m2

8

Products

17

251

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 5 17
Resin pellets A N/A
Food wrappers 2 6
Strapping bands & tape 1 10
Cigarettes, butts & filters 2 1
Other 5 1
Personal care items 1 1
Sanitary items 4 N/A
Paper & Cardboard 4 17
Cups, food trays & wrappers 3 16
Other Paper & Cardboard (specify) 1 1
Rubber 2 167
Rubber footwear 2 167
Fabric & Textiles 1 49
Clothing, towels and linen 1 49

Materials

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