Nettoyage de l'île de Penfret - Ecole de voile Les Glénans

Organized by Céline Hauzy

Date & hour

Friday 07/09/2021

Location

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

Results

Top 10 of collected items

70Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

40Tobacco products with filters

16Confectionery packets and wrappers

14Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

10Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

10Plastic bags and pieces

8Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

7Clothes, tea towels

6Fishing: lines, hooks

5Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

Details

Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 10
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled 2
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 specify planches de bois clouté ou aggraffés
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
Have you observed on the top of the beach some big densities of industrial plastic pellets (sign of an ancient accumulation linked to spring tides)? Non
Avez-vous observé dans les laisses de mer des quantités importantes de granulés plastiques industriels ? 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…) 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 de pêche, Activités portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specify filet, casier
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

Litter

Tobacco products with filters40
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl5
Plastic bottle caps3
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags10
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)16
Lollipop sticks2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators2
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)2
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm10
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm70
Straws1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.14
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes6
Sandals / shoes1
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces8
Cans1
Bottle caps1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron1
Clothes, tea towels7
0
People sensitised
0
Bags collected
0
Butts Picked Up
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