Esplanade

Beachwatch organisers

This beach has organisers for the following beach clean/survey type(s):

  • Beachwatch & GBBC (both)
  • Beachwatch (all year round)

Upcoming beach clean events

Beach location
Country/Region: 
Scotland
Latitude: 
56.419275208902
Longitude: 
-5.4795330760686
County: 
Argyll and Bute
Nearest town: 
Oban
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
510
Width of beach: 
15
Beach position: 
In a bay
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
No
How often is the beach cleaned? 
Less frequently than monthly
Further comments: 
PLEASE NOTE - Please do not use the 'Contact beach organiser' function on this page as the link is broken and does not work. If you have any queries, please contact Beachwatch: beachwatch@mcsuk.org. Clean-up four times a year by school - Park Primary School, Oban. Deputy Head Teacher, Mrs Irene Bissett. Tel: 01631 563941. Has been cleaned regularly for a number of years (since approx. 2008/9) with survey sheets sent to MCS HQ. Some survey sheets have gone missing - possibly sent to old MCS address. Beachwatch team at MCS HQ and Catherine Gemmell (MCS Scotland) looking for sheets. One found for Oct 2013. JS Sept 15. August 2017: Esplanade beach appeared online but in wrong location, middle of Oban?? Survey line corrected (from undefined to survey line position), text cut and paste from CEN (by cathedral) Sept 15 to here. CEN (by cathedral to be deleted); copies of missing survey summaries being searched for at school; one found Sept/Aug 2015? JS Sept. 2017
How is the beach cleaned? 
Manually
Who carries out the cleaning? 
Council
Are there dog bins available? 
Don't know
Sewage outfalls
Are there any sewage outfalls? 
Yes
Number of sewage outfalls: 
1
Location of any sewage outfalls: 
Long sea