Nettoyage collectif de la plage de Vasouy.

Organized by Jason Fiant

Date & hour

Sunday 10/17/2021


D513, 14600, Vasouy, Honfleur, Calvados, Normandie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

105Tobacco products with filters

85Lollipop sticks

52Plastic bottle caps

52Confectionery packets and wrappers

41Food packaging

32Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

25Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)

24Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

21Fishing: lines, hooks

13Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants15
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled5
Do you visit this place often?Oui
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?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?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)?Non
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?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 seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- Near a tourist areaNon
- 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 specifyLe Havre
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters105
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl32
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl9
Plastic bottle caps52
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)41
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)25
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags2
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)52
Lollipop sticks85
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs1
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm13
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm24
Plastic cups, including lid8
Picnic dishes: plates9
Picnic dishes: cutlery7
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.2
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes21
Shotgun cartridges8
Glass bottles2
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces1
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up