Recogida OSPAR en Kalea Murgita - Donostia

Organized by Surfrider Foundation Europe Delegación España

Date & hour

Thursday 01/13/2022


Camino de Guardaplata, 20016, Miracruz-Bidebieta, San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

47Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

17Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

6Sanitary waste: Tampons

6Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

2Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

1Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

1Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)

1Pieces of iron or scrap iron


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants2
Length of beach/bank cleaned100 - 200m
Number of bags filled2
Do you visit this place often?
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area?
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?No
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?No
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?
Please specifyUna nevera
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears?No
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.)?
Events linked to festive activities (community or private festivals, parties on the beach, sporting events…)No
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…)No
- Exceptional meteorological events (high tides, floods, storms…)
Specify whichTemporales
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNo
- Near a tourist areaNo
- Near a townNo
- Near a major shipping areaNo lo sé
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Actividad de pesca, Actividades náuticas
Please specifyRecreativas
Please specifyRecreativas
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No


Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm17
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm47
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators6
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl6
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces2
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up