Collecte de déchets aquatiques et sensibilisation

Organized by Surfrider 29 Nord

Date & hour

Sunday 06/05/2022


31 Les Blancs Sablons, 29217, Le Conquet, Finistère, Bretagne, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

115Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

70Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

30Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

20Tobacco products with filters

20Confectionery packets and wrappers

15Food packaging

9Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

5Plastic bottle caps

4Shellfish aquaculture

3Fishing: lines, hooks


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants2
Number of schoolchildren2
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled1
Do you visit this place often?Oui
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?Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Please specify200 plastiques (taille inférieure à 2,5 cm)
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)?Non
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 areaOui
- Near a tourist areaOui
- Near a townNon
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Activités nautiques
Please specifyclub de voile, paddle, longe côte, kayak, surf, kite surf, etc
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.nous avons aussi ramassé: 5 étiquettes de vêtement, 1 chausson en neoprène, 1 carré de coton, 5 mouchoirs, 1 scotch, 1 batonnet de glace, 2 paires de lunettes de soleil, 1 bâche agricole, 7 morceaux de bois d'usine, 1 plaque de mazout, merci :)


Tobacco products with filters20
Plastic bottle caps5
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)15
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)20
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs3
Sanitary: Mask1
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)2
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm30
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm70
Picnic dishes: cutlery1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.115
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes3
Shotgun cartridges1
Inflatable balloons1
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)4
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces9
Bottle caps1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron2
Clothes, tea towels3

Filter medias



People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up