Organized by alexia lamouret

Date & hour

Sunday 03/21/2021


8B Rue Chiquito de Cambo, 64200 Biarritz, France, 64200 Biarritz, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

100Tobacco products with filters

30Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

30Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

30Food packaging

20Plastic bottle caps

20Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

20Plastic cups

20Lollipop sticks

15Bottle caps



Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 20
Number of schoolchildren 0
Length of beach/bank cleaned + de 1000m
Please specify 1500
Number of bags filled 5
Do you visit this place often? Non
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area? Non
In your opinion, has the beach been cleaned (presence of beach cleaning machine tracks or beach cleaned regularly) over the two weeks preceding the clean-up? Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter? Non
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)? Non
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears? Non
Are you aware of any event in the area that could cause a higher presence of litter (community or private parties, unusual weather conditions, beach parties, etc.)? Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the sea Oui
Please specify non
- Near a major shipping area Non
- Near a tourist area Oui
- Near a town Oui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...) Autres
Please specify plage touristique
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Tobacco products with filters100
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl10
Plastic bottle caps20
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)30
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags6
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)3
Lollipop sticks20
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs30
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators6
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)4
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm20
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm30
Plastic cups, including lid20
Picnic dishes: cutlery5
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes10
Shotgun cartridges3
Glass bottles4
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces10
Bottle caps15
Clothes, tea towels3
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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