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Sustainable Coastlines Litter Intelligence
21/08/2020 at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
- New Brighton, Canterbury
- South New Brighton Community Centre, 74 Beatty St, New Brighton
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.
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.
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