Organized by Gaylord RABILLER

Date & hour

Sunday 08/07/2022


Plage de Boyardville, 17190, Saint-Georges-d'Oléron, Charente-Maritime, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

592Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

522Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

147Wet wipes

95Shellfish aquaculture

37Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

35Tobacco products with filters

27Confectionery packets and wrappers

24Plastic bottle caps

22Glass bottles

18Clothes, tea towels


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants12
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled12
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?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)?Oui
Please specifyAnnexe de bateau
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 de pêche, Zone de conchyliculture, Activités portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifypêche à la ligne
Please specifytrès importante
Please specifybalade de tourisme
Please specifystand up planche à voile école de voile
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters35
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl4
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl5
Plastic bottle caps24
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)15
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)0
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags1
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)27
Lollipop sticks1
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials0
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs0
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators0
Sanitary: Mask0
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)147
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm6
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm592
Plastic cups, including lid6
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery0
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.522
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes1
Shotgun cartridges0
Inflatable balloons0
Cigarette lighters0
Sandals / shoes1
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)95
Glass bottles22
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces37
Bottle caps3
Pieces of iron or scrap iron4
Clothes, tea towels18
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up