Nettoyage des estrans à Penfret (pointe nord et cote ouest) - Les Glénans

Organized by Céline Hauzy

Date & hour

Wednesday 02/24/2021


Unnamed Road, 29170 Fouesnant, France, 29170 Fouesnant, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

145Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

118Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

79Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

23Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

20Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

11Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)

10Food packaging

10Pieces of iron or scrap iron

6Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

4Sandals / shoes


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants9
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify2 km
Number of bags filled10
Do you visit this place often?Oui
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?Oui
Please specifypalettes en bois : 4
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.)?Oui
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…)Oui
Specify whichtravaux à Fort Cigogne
Events linked to festive activities (community or private festivals, parties on the beach, sporting events…)Non
- Exceptional meteorological events (high tides, floods, storms…)Oui
Specify whichtempetes d'hiver
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaOui
- Near a tourist areaOui
- Near a townNon
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, Activités nautiques
Please specifyfilet, casier
Please specifyport de Saint-Nicolas des Glénan
Please specifyEcole de voile, plaisance
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl23
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl79
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)10
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)11
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags2
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm145
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm118
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.20
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes3
Shotgun cartridges4
Cigarette lighters1
Sandals / shoes4
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)1
Glass bottles4
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces6
Pieces of iron or scrap iron10
Clothes, tea towels2
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up