JSE ENNOLYS - Soustons plage - événement privé

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Monday 05/16/2022


Plage des Casernes, Route des Casernes, 40510, Seignosse, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

1 180Plastic bags and pieces

250Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

145Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

117Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

104Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

76Food packaging

61Tobacco products with filters

49Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

22Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

20Confectionery packets and wrappers


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants43
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify2000
Number of bags filled7
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?Oui
Please specify8 grandes bâches agricoles
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Oui
Please specifybâches 8
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 ?Oui
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre?10 - 100
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Transparent, Blanc, Noir, Rouge
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 seaOui
Please specifylac déversant
- 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 nautiques
Please specifypêche à la ligne et filets
Please specifyplage touristique, surf
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters61
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl22
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl104
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)76
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)6
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags1180
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)20
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials4
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs145
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators11
Sanitary: Mask1
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm49
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm250
Plastic cups, including lid7
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.117
Shotgun cartridges6
Inflatable balloons1
Cigarette lighters3
Sandals / shoes2
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)10
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces17
Bottle caps5
Pieces of iron or scrap iron2
Clothes, tea towels18

Filter medias




People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up