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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Fiordland - Two Thumb Bay

24 May 2021

Sustainable Coastlines

Becky Taylor

Overview

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6

5.2

1.6

100m x 15m

Rock Rubble

Items per 1,000m2

195

Products

292

26758

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 282 5015
Resin pellets A N/A
Food containers 1 4
Other Plastic 1 20
Rope 15 2384
Gardening & farming related 1 18
Bottles, drums, jerrycans & buckets > 2 L 1 84
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 171 1246
Cigarette lighters 1 12
Plastic bags 1 60
Strapping bands & tape 5 12
Food wrappers 2 79
Bottles <= 2 L 17 715
Fishing gear 3 115
Plastic buoys 1 208
Plastic utensils 1 5
Bottle caps & lids 2 12
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 59 41
Foamed Plastic 5 35
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 5 35
Metal 2 28
Aluminium drink cans 2 28
Wood 2 4680
Processed timber & pallet crates 2 4680
Rubber 1 17000
Tyres 1 17000

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area