Projet collaboration lycée professionnel Flora Tristan université Staps de Bordeaux

Organized by Florence Gaspard

Date & hour

Friday 04/01/2022


Plage du Truc Vert, Route Forestière du Truc Vert, 33950, Lège-Cap-Ferret, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

50Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

30Plastic bottle caps

25Lollipop sticks

20Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

15Bottle caps

4Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

2Picnic dishes: cutlery

1Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

1Sanitary: Mask



Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants14
Number of schoolchildren11
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled2
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?Nsp
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?Oui
Have you observed on the top of the beach some big densities of industrial plastic pellets (sign of an ancient accumulation linked to spring tides)?Oui
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre?10 - 100
Avez-vous observé dans les laisses de mer des quantités importantes de granulés plastiques industriels ?Non
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Transparent, Blanc
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 areaNsp
- 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, Zone de conchyliculture, Activités nautiques
Please specifyPoissons
Please specifyHuitres
Please specifySurf, bâteau
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui
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.Plage plus propre que lors de notre dernier nettoyage il y a 4 ans.


Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl1
Plastic bottle caps30
Lollipop sticks25
Sanitary: Mask1
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm50
Picnic dishes: cutlery2
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.20
Inflatable balloons1
Glass bottles1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces4
Bottle caps15

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People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up