Recogida en Burumendi - Mutriku

Organized by Surfrider Foundation Europe Delegación España

Date & hour

Thursday 05/05/2022


Grupo Burumendi 7B, 20830, Mutriku, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

288Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

17Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

12Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

8Plastic bottle caps

5Food packaging

4Fishing: lines, hooks

4Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

3Tobacco products with filters

3Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

2Pieces of iron or scrap iron


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants2
Number of schoolchildren13
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?No
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?No
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 area
- Near a town
- 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 portuarias
Please specifyRecreativa y comercial
Please specifyCercanía puerto de Ondarroa
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No
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.También hemos encontrado 1 bengala 1 tubo de plástico y metal 1 envase de silicona


Tobacco products with filters3
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm17
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm288
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)5
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.12
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes4
Lollipop sticks1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl3
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl4
Plastic bottle caps8
Pieces of iron or scrap iron2
Clothes, tea towels1
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up