JSE BNP (événement privé)

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Wednesday 09/01/2021


D152, 40510, Le Penon, Seignosse, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

2 070Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

475Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

215Tobacco products with filters

75Lollipop sticks

49Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

38Food packaging

25Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

18Plastic bottle caps


8Plastic bags and pieces


Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 10
Number of schoolchildren 0
Length of beach/bank cleaned + de 1000m
Please specify 1,2
Number of bags filled 3
Do you visit this place often? Non
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area? Non
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? Oui
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? Oui
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)? Oui
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre? + 100
Avez-vous observé dans les laisses de mer des quantités importantes de granulés plastiques industriels ? Non
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed? Transparent, Blanc
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 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 nautiques
Please specify surf, ville de Seignosse
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Oui


Tobacco products with filters215
Plastic bottle caps18
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)38
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags8
Lollipop sticks75
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs475
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm25
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm2070
Plastic cups, including lid1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.49
Shotgun cartridges2
Cigarette lighters1
Sandals / shoes2
Bottle caps7
Clothes, tea towels3

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People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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