nettoyage plage Parée Préneau Saint Hilaire de Riez

Organized by Marie-France Simonnet

Date & hour

Saturday 11/20/2021


Allée de la Plage de la Parée-Préneau, 85270, Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez, Vendée, Pays de la Loire, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

50Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

20Tobacco products with filters

12Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

10Food packaging

8Medical waste : packaging / tubes

6Plastic bottle caps

5Confectionery packets and wrappers

5Plastic bags and pieces

4Pieces of iron or scrap iron

3Glass pieces / ceramic pieces


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants58
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify1500 m
Number of bags filled2
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:100
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?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 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 specifypêche à pied
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non
Do not hesitate to ask us questions about the wastes you have found or to write us anything that seems useful for the Ocean Initiatives. Feel free, the best ideas never remain stowed in the drawers.Ajouter une case : masques (je les ai mis dans la case déchets chirurgicaux). Beaucoup d'algues donc petits déchets enfouis sur cette plage.


Tobacco products with filters20
Plastic bottle caps6
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)10
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags5
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)5
Lollipop sticks2
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials8
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)1
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm12
Plastic cups, including lid3
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.50
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes1
Cigarette lighters1
Sandals / shoes1
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)2
Glass bottles1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces3
Bottle caps2
Pieces of iron or scrap iron4
Clothes, tea towels3
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up