Organized by Amandine Morel

Date & hour

Saturday 04/02/2022


4-4 Chemin du Lac, 44250, Saint-Brevin-les-Pins, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

50Tobacco products with filters

10Glass bottles

7Plastic bags and pieces

6Bottle caps

6Clothes, tea towels

5Pieces of iron or scrap iron

5Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

4Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

3Plastic bottle caps

3Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants13
Number of schoolchildren6
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled3
Do you visit this place often?Non
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area?Non
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?Non
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 nautiques
Please specifyplage
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters50
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl2
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl5
Plastic bottle caps3
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)0
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags7
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)0
Lollipop sticks1
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials0
Sanitary: Mask2
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.3
Sandals / shoes1
Glass bottles10
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces4
Bottle caps6
Pieces of iron or scrap iron5
Clothes, tea towels6
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up