JSE BNP Lege Cap Ferret

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Friday 09/17/2021


D106 E3, 33950, Lège-Cap-Ferret, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

398Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

197Food packaging

194Tobacco products with filters

184Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

59Plastic bottle caps

50Lollipop sticks

9Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

7Clothes, tea towels


1Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants20
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled3
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?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?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 seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaNsp
- 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 nautiques
Please specifypeche
Please specifysurf
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters194
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottle caps59
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)197
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Lollipop sticks50
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs9
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm398
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.184
Clothes, tea towels7

Filter medias


People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up