Sortie no 2 nettoyage des plages

Organized by MICHEL BRIAND

Date & hour

Sunday 03/05/2023


Avenue Général de Gaulle, 66290, Cerbère, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

112Plastic bottle caps

85Food packaging

80Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

75Tobacco products with filters

67Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

51Confectionery packets and wrappers

45Plastic bags and pieces

45Glass bottles

45Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

23Pieces of iron or scrap iron


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants40
Number of schoolchildren5
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specifyNous avons faits toutes les plages de Cerbere a Peyrefitte soit ( plages et 2km sur le massif montagneux et sentiers du littoral
Number of bags filled15
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:100
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?Non
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Oui
Please specifysiege auto et partie rouillee de voiture
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 seaOui
Please specifyle Riberal
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- 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 specifypeche a la canne et bateau de peche de Port Vendres et Sete
Please specifyidem dessus
Please specifyjet ski
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.Nous avons utilisés une dizaine desacs poubelles,nous n'avons pas recu de pochette pour nos plongeurs ,ni flyers


Tobacco products with filters75
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl80
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl45
Plastic bottle caps112
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)85
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)12
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags45
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)51
Lollipop sticks2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators11
Sanitary: Mask8
Plastic cups, including lid21
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.15
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes3
Cigarette lighters3
Sandals / shoes5
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)3
Glass bottles45
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces67
Bottle caps15
Pieces of iron or scrap iron23
Clothes, tea towels5
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up