Yoyo beach cleaning


Date & hour

Saturday 03/27/2021


Unnamed Road, Yoyo, Cameroun, Mouanko, CMR


Top 10 of collected items

1 080Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

500Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

456Plastic bags and pieces

435Picnic dishes: plates

354Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

345Plastic cups

342Plastic bottle caps

342Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)

243Picnic dishes: cutlery

234Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm


Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 09
Number of schoolchildren 07
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled 20
Do you visit this place often? Non
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area? Oui
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? Non
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter? Non
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)? Oui
Please specify é épaves de Frigidaire 2
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 La sanaga
- Near a major shipping area Oui
- 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,...) Activités de pêche, Activités portuaires
Please specify C'est un lieu situé non loin des campements de pêche
Please specify Les bateaux stationne non loin de là
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Tobacco products with filters185
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl500
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl1080
Plastic bottle caps342
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)342
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags456
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)102
Lollipop sticks23
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials65
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs34
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators12
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)45
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm354
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm234
Plastic cups, including lid345
Picnic dishes: plates435
Picnic dishes: cutlery243
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.23
Cigarette lighters7
Sandals / shoes43
Glass bottles54
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces25
Bottle caps23
Pieces of iron or scrap iron12
Clothes, tea towels06
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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