18 Oct 2019

Volunteers collect vital information

From Morning Report, 8:39 am on 18 October 2019

Volunteers picking up rubbish on beaches are also collecting vital information about the state of the environment. The data from so-called "citizen scientists" has been included in a major report on New Zealand's marine habitat. Our reporter Matthew Theunissen headed out on one of their "litter intelligence" surveys to see how it's done.