Mile 150 Report

August 20, 2006
by flotsam

Location:
Douglas
Oregon Dunes NRA, south of Brushy Hill
Conditions:
Sunday 1:00 PM
Cloudy
Wind:
Calm/Light from the NW
Humans / Pets:
People:
3
Activities:
Fishing:
2
1 OSP Ranger
Concerns:
Disturbances:
Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs
Vehicles:
Cars/Trucks parking:
25
Cars/Trucks on beach, allowed:
4
ATVs/OHVs on beach, allowed:
2
Activity Comments:
There seemed to be more cars at the parking area than we have seen before. However we did not see a corresponding number of people!
Notable Wildlife:
Dead Birds:
Total:
1
Species/names:
unknown
Stranded:
Fish & Invertebrates:
10 Dunngeness crabs
Driftline:
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
Comments:
Summary:
Beach was very clean, there is an appreciable amount of driftwood up against the foredune.
Other Mile 150 Reports (4)

2009

June 26, 2009 - Anonymous
Massive dead male sea lion about a quarter of a mile south of the last hill (Brushy Hill, according to the map) on the Umpqua Spit. Close to the foredune. No entanglement; couldn't spot any sign of...

2007

June 2, 2007 - longjim7
Changes since last monitoring seem normal.
March 26, 2007 - longjim7
A cluster of a dozen live immature sand crabs. Lots of driftwood scattered uniformly. Foredunes in some stretches growing toward the ocean.

2006

October 18, 2006 - longjim7
Criters new to me: Coon tracks and deer tracks in great numbers and scattered along the sand dunes.