Organized by Caroline BRAUN

Date & hour

Sunday 03/26/2023


Le Parvis, 16 Quai des Chartrons, 33000, Bordeaux, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

1 450Tobacco products with filters

263Bottle caps

143Food packaging


28Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

13Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

12Glass bottles

10Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

4Plastic bags and pieces

3Cigarette lighters


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants50
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify5 km
Number of bags filled20
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 specify28 morceaux de verre, 280 papiers carton, 4 masques, 2 bouchons de liège, 4 seringues
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?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 specifyQuais de la Garonne à Bordeaux
- 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 portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifyPort de Bordeaux : Bateaux bus, bâteaux de croisière
Please specifybâteau tourisme, jet ski et canoë
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters1450
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl13
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl10
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)143
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags4
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.1
Cigarette lighters3
Sandals / shoes1
Glass bottles12
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces28
Bottle caps263
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up