Initiative Océane Solitaire du Figaro Escale de Fécamp

Organized by Jean-Marie Hervieu

Date & hour

Sunday 09/05/2021


Boulevard Albert 1er, 76400, Fécamp, Seine-Maritime, Normandie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

1 200Tobacco products with filters

680Confectionery packets and wrappers

450Food packaging

150Plastic cups

80Picnic dishes: cutlery


50Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

48Sanitary waste: Tampons

45Lollipop sticks

25Plastic bags and pieces


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants17
Number of schoolchildren5
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled8
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:50
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?Oui
Please specifyÉnormément de déchets de restauration sur la promenade et la plage envolés et pas ramassés: tickets de caisse, dosettes individuelles, rince doigt, emballage individuel biscuits, serviettes papier, dosette de thé, lait etc.,
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.)?Oui
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…)Non
Events linked to festive activities (community or private festivals, parties on the beach, sporting events…)Oui
Specify whichNombreuses Terrasses de restaurants
- Exceptional meteorological events (high tides, floods, storms…)Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- Near a tourist areaOui
- Near a townOui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Autres
Please specifyTourisme
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters1200
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl2
Plastic bottle caps5
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)450
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags25
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)680
Lollipop sticks45
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators48
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm50
Plastic cups, including lid150
Picnic dishes: cutlery80
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.6
Inflatable balloons12
Cigarette lighters1
Glass bottles2
Bottle caps6
Pieces of iron or scrap iron11
Clothes, tea towels1
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up