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 - Crombie's Stream Mouth

25 May 2021

Sustainable Coastlines

Shawn Elise Tierney

Overview

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5

3.8

4.1

100m x 6m

Cobbles

Items per 1,000m2

732

Products

439

114453

Type Count Weight (g)
Plastic 386 69722
Resin pellets A N/A
Toys, sport, & recreation 1 180
Safety & construction related 4 158
Gardening & farming related 1 1042
Unidentifiable soft plastic fragments 2 61
Other Plastic 3 129
Unidentifiable hard plastic fragments 65 487
Syringes 1 N/A
Rope 45 22680
Baskets, crates & trays 5 13920
Plastic buoys 24 13913
Bottle caps & lids 14 74
Bottle seals & tabs 1 1
Plastic bags 1 4
Bottles, drums, jerrycans & buckets > 2 L 7 4402
Fishing gear 110 8110
Cosmetics and medical packaging 3 93
Food containers 3 93
Food wrappers 1 1
Parking tickets & receipts 4 1
Bottles <= 2 L 90 4254
Strapping bands & tape 1 119
Foamed Plastic 27 1434
Polystyrene cups or food packs 1 2
Unidentifiable foamed plastic fragments 1 2
Foam buoys 2 850
Polystyrene insulation or packaging 23 580
Wood 12 41505
Processed timber & pallet crates 12 41505
Metal 5 430
Aluminium drink cans 1 14
Other cans (<= 4 L) 1 44
Construction material 3 372
Rubber 4 484
Sports & Recreation 3 253
Construction & Automotive 1 231
Other 3 333
Boat parts 1 304
Personal care items 2 29
Fabric & Textiles 2 545
Footwear & shoes 2 545

Materials

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This is the first litter survey in this survey area