Straad beach, Isle of Bute

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

CANCELLATION OF BEACH CLEAN EVENTS PENDING FURTHER NOTICE

The Covid-19 (coronavirus) infection has been declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organisation.
The health and wellbeing of our volunteers and supporters is our utmost priority and as such we have taken the decision to advise that all  beach clean events should be cancelled pending further notice.

We will continue to monitor the situation closely and will contact organisers and volunteers by email as well as update the guidance on our website as the situation develops.

Beachwatch organisers

There can be up to three organisers per beach section. Below will show you how many are currently signed up as one of the organisers for this survey section.

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

  • Beachwatch (all year round)

Upcoming beach clean events

Beach location
Country/Region: 
Scotland
Latitude: 
55.809830999015
Longitude: 
-5.1285552976467
County: 
Argyll and Bute
Nearest town: 
Rothesay
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
800
Width of beach: 
100
Beach position: 
In a bay
Main use(s) of beach: 
Wildlife watching
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
Yes
How often is the beach cleaned? 
Monthly
Further comments: 
This beach is popular with both locals and tourists. There is a small hamlet nearby and the residents wanted to do a clean up of the shore. It is regularly cleaned by the Beachranger of Beachwatch Bute.
How is the beach cleaned? 
Manually
Who carries out the cleaning? 
Other
Are there litter bins available? 
No
Are there dog bins available? 
No