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Sustainable Coastlines Litter Intelligence

21/08/2020 at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

New Brighton, Canterbury
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South New Brighton Community Centre, 74 Beatty St, New Brighton
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Are you interested in taking action against ocean pollution? Do you want to contribute to New Zealand’s progress toward Sustainable Development Goals Reporting?

Join us for a training workshop for Litter Intelligence with Sustainable Coastlines: a citizen science platform to enable community groups to contribute to a growing national litter database by monitoring their local beaches & auditing the rubbish.

This free workshop will pass on the skills in surveying, data collection, and Health & Safety that will allow attendees to play an important part in this long-term, grassroots effort. Come along to learn how to set up & run a survey, sort & record rubbish in an audit, and add your data into the national database & solutions platform.

Rough Itinerary:

11 am – 12 pm Introduction to Litter Intelligence and Project Overview, plus Health & Safety,
12 – 1 pm Litter Survey at the Estuary
1 – 2 pm  Methodology & Technology Overview
2 – 3 pm Litter Audit

*Low Tide is at 12:03 pm

Registrations are essential, as catering is provided.

To register:

Please email with any questions.


11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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South Brighton Community Centre
74 Beatty St
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Conservation Volunteers New Zealand
021 457 568
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