Nettoyage plage de Kerleven Collecte de déchets et Sensibilisation - Escale de la Solitaire du Figaro

Organized by EVELYNE BARON

Date & hour

Saturday 08/27/2022


Route de la Plage, 29940, Port la Forêt, La Forêt-Fouesnant, Finistère, Bretagne, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

418Tobacco products with filters

126Plastic bags and pieces

70Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

50Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

33Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

26Confectionery packets and wrappers

25Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

17Bottle caps

15Medical waste : packaging / tubes

11Pieces of iron or scrap iron


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants18
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
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?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?Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Please specifyMorceaux de papier, moucoir, sopalin: 60
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Oui
Please specifyBassine: 1
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.)?Oui
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…)Non
Events linked to festive activities (community or private festivals, parties on the beach, sporting events…)Oui
Specify whichSaison touristique, concert à proximité, évènement Figaro donc affluence de personnes
- Exceptional meteorological events (high tides, floods, storms…)Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaOui
Please specifyCours d'eau
- 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 portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifyPrésence de qq bateaux de pêche
Please specifyPort de Plaisance
Please specifyEcole de voile
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non
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.Il va falloir trouver des idées pour résoudre cette problématique des mégots. Si vous avez des actions qui fonctionnent, merci de nous en faire part.


Tobacco products with filters418
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl1
Plastic bottle caps10
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)1
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags126
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)26
Lollipop sticks10
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials15
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs1
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators1
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm33
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm25
Plastic cups, including lid3
Picnic dishes: cutlery4
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.70
Inflatable balloons1
Glass bottles1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces50
Bottle caps17
Pieces of iron or scrap iron11
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up