Collecte privée Collège Jules Ferry

Organized by Zoïa CLEMENT

Date & hour

Monday 10/17/2022


Plage de la Salie, 33260, La Teste-de-Buch, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

2 000Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

84Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

42Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

37Food packaging

36Tobacco products with filters


9Shotgun cartridges

9Clothes, tea towels

8Lollipop sticks

8Bottle caps


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants6
Number of schoolchildren50
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 100 à 200m
Number of bags filled1
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:2
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?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)?Non
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre?1 - 10
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?1 - 10
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Transparent, Blanc, Autre
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Vert
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 nautiques
Please specifyTourisme
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Mégots de cigarette (dont filtres)36
Emballages alimentaire (barquette, emballages sandwich, pot de yaourt, emballages fast food)37
Bâtons de sucette8
Déchets sanitaires / hygiènes : Cotons tiges42
Morceaux de plastique entre 2,5 et 50 cm2000
Déchets liés à la pêche: filets (dont morceaux), cordes, cordelettes, filets et cordes entremêlées84
Cartouches de chasse9
Bouteille en verre2
Morceaux de verre / morceaux de céramiques2
Capsules de boisson8
Morceaux de fer, ferraille2
Vêtements, torchons9

Filter medias




People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up