Ramassage de déchets, Dune , SOORTS-HOSSEGOR, Association Sportive Lycée Paul Mathou

Organized by Nicolas CASAUBON

Date & hour

Wednesday 05/24/2023


979 Boulevard de la Dune, 40150, Soorts-Hossegor, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

750Plastic bags and pieces

390Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

330Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

175Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

88Confectionery packets and wrappers

72Plastic bottle caps

58Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

34Tobacco products with filters

23Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

21Plastic cups


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants21
Number of schoolchildren16
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled10
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?Nsp
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Please specifypalettes de bois
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 specifyCanal du lac d'Hossegor
- 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 nautiques
Please specifyFilet et ligne - Port de CAPBRETON à proximité
Please specifySurf, voile, plaisance à moteur
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui
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.La collecte s'est effectuée sur une Dune interdite d'accès. Elle a été revégétalisé il y a plusieurs années. Elle s'adosse à la plage d'Hossegor et recueille certainement beaucoup de déchets emmenés par le vent. La plage attenante est nettoyer mécaniquement toute l'année.


Tobacco products with filters34
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl9
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl23
Plastic bottle caps72
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)21
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)4
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags750
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)88
Lollipop sticks1
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators2
Sanitary: Mask1
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)2
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm390
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm175
Plastic cups, including lid21
Picnic dishes: cutlery1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.330
Shotgun cartridges7
Sandals / shoes1
Glass bottles7
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces58
Bottle caps7
Pieces of iron or scrap iron16
Clothes, tea towels1

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People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up