Nettoyage de l'île de Penfret (plages de l'Est) - Ecole de voile les Glénans

Organized by Céline Hauzy

Date & hour

Wednesday 07/07/2021


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


Top 10 of collected items

50Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

40Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

10Plastic bottle caps

5Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

4Food packaging

3Plastic bags and pieces

3Confectionery packets and wrappers

2Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

2Medical waste : packaging / tubes

2Fishing: lines, hooks


Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 9
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled 1
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.)? Non
- 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 nautiques
Please specify plaisance, voile
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl2
Plastic bottle caps10
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)4
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags3
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)3
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials2
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm50
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.40
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes2
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces5
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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