Action Jeunesse

Organized by Anaïs Guillot

Date & hour

Saturday 01/29/2022


Route des Campings, 40160, Parentis-en-Born, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

500Tobacco products with filters

50Plastic bags and pieces

40Food packaging

30Plastic bottle caps

30Glass bottles

30Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

25Lollipop sticks

20Bottle caps


20Glass pieces / ceramic pieces


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants11
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify1500
Number of bags filled10
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?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 areaOui
- 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,...)Activités de pêche, Activités portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifyPêche à la ligne
Please specifyPetrole
Please specifyVoile
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters500
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl3
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl10
Plastic bottle caps30
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)40
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags50
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)2
Lollipop sticks25
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators1
Sanitary: Mask5
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm5
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm30
Plastic cups, including lid5
Picnic dishes: plates10
Picnic dishes: cutlery10
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.10
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes2
Cigarette lighters5
Sandals / shoes1
Glass bottles30
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces20
Bottle caps20
Pieces of iron or scrap iron1
Clothes, tea towels5
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up