Organized by céline Mattera

Date & hour

Saturday 07/10/2021


Lieu-dit Barèges Tournaboup, 65120 Barèges, France, 65120 Barèges, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

461Plastic bags and pieces

374Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

340Food packaging

63Pieces of iron or scrap iron

56Tobacco products with filters

30Clothes, tea towels

26Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

17Plastic bottle caps

13Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

11Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants28
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify10km
Number of bags filled18
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?Nsp
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Please specifyMasques
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Oui
Please specifyFerraille, morceaux de corde
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 seaOui
Please specifyBastan
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- 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
Please specifyPêche truite
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters56
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl7
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl11
Plastic bottle caps17
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)340
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)0
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags461
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)0
Lollipop sticks9
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs13
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators1
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)2
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm2
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm374
Plastic cups, including lid6
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.0
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes1
Shotgun cartridges1
Inflatable balloons0
Cigarette lighters0
Sandals / shoes1
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)0
Glass bottles4
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces26
Bottle caps5
Pieces of iron or scrap iron63
Clothes, tea towels30
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up