Mile 205 Dispatch
November 22, 2014
by Volunteer Trainer
Other Mile 205 Reports (25)
September 23, 2017 - sorensenteamThe beach was flat, very little wave or stream erosion.
March 19, 2017 - BatthecatAccessed the beach via Quail Street. Lots of timber on the edge of the cliffs, some serious erosion.
March 11, 2017 - Volunteer TrainerMarine and woody debris with non-native species. John Chapman contacted to collect specimens. More woody debris on beach than normally seen.
May 28, 2016 - Volunteer TrainerMany people on the beach. Fishing ropes and netting on the beach. Beautifl stretch of coastline. Our first time out and looking forward to the next.R&P
January 18, 2016 - Fawn and MikeToday was a break in the storms for most of the morning. The entrance at Quail Drive was more eroded due to the heavy rains over the last few months. The sea foam was high on the vegetation line...
April 14, 2015 - Fawn and MikePlenty of new debris on the beach this morning. Large black buoy too large to move, a crate and other smaller buoys with organisms. Taken to HMSC. Interest in the buoy with the limpet.
December 16, 2013 - [email protected]Eight people and eight dogs observed. The creek has changed direction.
December 2, 2013 - [email protected]Took lots of pictures of the King tide. Will submit once I have like pictures of a normal tide.
November 11, 2013 - [email protected]Only walked from Driftwood beach up to first private stair case today.
October 24, 2013 - [email protected]No fresh kelp--the kelp previously deposited by the September storms is degrading.
October 18, 2013 - [email protected]Few people, all walking or running. Ordinary amounts of typical materials in driftline.
October 11, 2013 - [email protected]Less kelp on beach than a week previous. Creeks crossing beach had changed course.
October 4, 2013 - [email protected]Much seaweed on beach as the result of the recent storm.
September 20, 2013 - [email protected]Very little human activity. Nothing observed on beach aside from seaweed.
September 12, 2013 - [email protected]Fire on beach not properly extinguished. Little wildlife observed: one bird, crab molts and jellies in the driftline.
June 19, 2010 - rbreitensteinAll in all the beach looks in good shape. There is a small amount of plastic debris and the tire. The carving on the cliff wall is in the same location as last year because there is access to the...
November 29, 2009 - rbreitensteinAll in all, the mile appears similar except for some erosion of the north end of the clif where the initials were carved in last summer. They are almost gone. The High winds and storms of mid...
September 1, 2009 - rbreitensteinOverall this mile looked good today. Few people not much litter and no disturbances noted. No new developement. 19 photos with GPS coordinates obtained for future reference. There seems a lot of...
October 6, 2008 - esconopelesAs stated above, there has been little remarkable activity along mile 205. We generally see between 6 and 15 people on each visit. There are almost always dogs present. This is a sandy, relatively...
June 24, 2008 - esconopelesWe have visited the mile four times in order to become familiar with it and begin to recognize changes. The beach has been quite stable with little change along the cliff. There is the normal...