Recogida OSPAR en Orrua - Getaria

Organized by Surfrider Foundation Europe Delegación España

Date & hour

Friday 07/01/2022


Barrio Askizu, 20808, Guetaria, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

10Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

3Pieces of iron or scrap iron

2Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

1Plastic bags and pieces

1Picnic dishes: cutlery


1Food packaging

1Fishing: lines, hooks


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants4
Length of beach/bank cleaned200 - 500m
Number of bags filled1
Do you visit this place often?No
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?
Please specifyExceso de madera
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 sea
Please specifyCurso de agua que baja desde la conservera.
- Near a tourist areaNo
- Near a townNo
- Near a major shipping areaNo
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Actividad de pesca, Otros
Please specifyRecreativa
Please specifyNo
Please specifyDeportes acuáticos: surf
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No


Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm10
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm2
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags1
Picnic dishes: cutlery1
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)1
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron3
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up