Recogida OSPAR en Alkolea - Mutriku

Organized by Surfrider Foundation Europe Delegación España

Date & hour

Friday 04/08/2022


Carretera GI-638 7-7, 20830, Mutriku, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

55Fragmentos de plástico 2,5-50 cm

26Fragmentos de vidrio

14Fragmentos de hierro, chatarra

9Pesca: cuerdas, cordeles (Ø < 1cm)

5Ropa, trapos


2Envases alimentarios

2Tapones de botellas

1Pesca: hilos, anzuelos

1Botellas de plástico > 0,5 L


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants2
Number of schoolchildren0
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?No
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?
Please specify106 trozos de ladrillos
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?
Please specify1 tienda de campaña
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.)?No
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNo
- Near a tourist areaNo
- Near a townNo
- Near a major shipping area
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 specifyPesca recreativa
Please specifySurf
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No


Fragmentos de plástico de entre 2,5 y 50 cm55
Envases alimentarios (bandejas, sándwich, botes de yogur, comida rápida)2
Residuos relacionados con la pesca: redes (incluidos trozos), cuerdas, cordeles, redes y cuerdas entrelazadas9
Residuos relacionados con la pesca: hilos de pescar, anzuelos, cajas de cebo1
Botellas de plástico de bebida de más de 50 cl1
Otras botellas de plástico que no sean de bebidas (champús, productos de limpieza...)1
Tapones de botellas de plástico2
Fragmentos de hierro, chatarra14
Ropa, trapos5
Fragmentos de vidrio26
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up