Organized by céline Mattera

Date & hour

Monday 07/12/2021


1 Impasse la Pradette, 65270 Saint-Pé-de-Bigorre, France, 65270 Saint-Pé-de-Bigorre, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

534Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

449Plastic bags and pieces

177Pieces of iron or scrap iron

143Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

122Clothes, tea towels

18Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

14Medical waste : packaging / tubes



10Food packaging


Type of collection Embarquée (kayak, pirogue, Stand up paddle)
Number of participants 21
Number of schoolchildren 0
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled 17
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)? Oui
Please specify Câble électrique, batterie
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 Oui
Please specify Le gave de Pau
- Near a major shipping area Non
- Near a tourist area Oui
- Near a town Oui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...) Activités de pêche, Activités nautiques
Please specify Pêche
Please specify Rafting , canoë , hydrospeed
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Tobacco products with filters0
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl7
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl18
Plastic bottle caps8
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)10
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)0
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags449
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)0
Lollipop sticks3
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials14
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs9
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators0
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)0
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm534
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm143
Plastic cups, including lid0
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery0
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.0
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes7
Shotgun cartridges0
Inflatable balloons0
Cigarette lighters2
Sandals / shoes8
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)0
Glass bottles7
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces2
Bottle caps0
Pieces of iron or scrap iron177
Clothes, tea towels122
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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