Nettoyage estran Penfret (Pen-Marys - sud Penfret - plages Est)

Organized by Céline Hauzy

Date & hour

Wednesday 02/24/2021


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


Top 10 of collected items

256Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

195Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

58Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

25Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

15Clothes, tea towels

13Food packaging


12Medical waste : packaging / tubes

12Pieces of iron or scrap iron

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


Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 8
Length of beach/bank cleaned + de 1000m
Please specify 1010m
Number of bags filled 10
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? 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.)? Oui
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…) Oui
Specify which travaux 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 which tempetes d'hiver
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the sea Non
- Near a major shipping area Oui
- Near a tourist area Oui
- Near a town Non
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 specify filet, casier
Please specify non
Please specify port de Saint-Nicolas des Glénan
Please specify Ecole 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 cl25
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl58
Plastic bottle caps9
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)13
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)11
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags2
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials12
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm195
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm256
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.9
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes3
Shotgun cartridges3
Cigarette lighters3
Sandals / shoes9
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)1
Glass bottles7
Bottle caps1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron12
Clothes, tea towels15
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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