Mile 235 Report

July 5, 2015
by JBowman

Location:
Lincoln
Gleneden Beach south
Conditions:
Sunday 3:00 PM
Sunny
65° F
Wind:
Calm/Light from the S
Tide Level:
8.4 ft
Humans / Pets:
People:
27
Dogs:
3
Activities:
Walking / Running:
2
Playing in surf:
13
Playing in sand:
4
Sitting:
2
6
Concerns:
Litter
Apparent Violations:
Fireworks debris
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Activity Comments:
Small fireworks debris along the entire route but one large cache of debris from fireworks on the Coronado Shores beach weighed approx 40 pounds. They had taken many large fireworks and a large package of smaller ones, used them and left the entire mess in the sand.
Notable Wildlife:
Dead Birds:
Total:
2
Species/names:
2 dead birds
Stranded:
Fish & Invertebrates:
Still much evidence of Velella velella at high-tide line
Driftline:
Fireworks debris
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
Lots of sand has moved in
Comments:

We picked up the fireworks debris, especially the huge cache on the Coronado Shores beach and as much of the plastic fireworks debris as we could fit into our bag.

Summary:

Small fireworks debris along the entire route but one large cache of debris from fireworks on the Coronado Shores beach weighed approx 40 pounds. They had taken many large fireworks and a large package of smaller ones, used them and left the entire mess in the sand.

  • Beautiful sunny day with light winds
    Beautiful sunny day with light winds Facing South
    Coronado Shores
    July 5, 2015
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2019

January 12, 2019 - KWelsh
A beautiful day on Mile 235. Sunny, warm, very light to no wind on the beach. Lots of people out walking, running and enjoying the day. The beach was very clean with only a few individual pieces of...
  • Beach Walking
  • Kelp Mass
  • Minor Slide on Bank
  • Wave Action
  • Exposed Stationary Rocks
  • Bank Erosion

2018

December 21, 2018 - KWelsh
 Many masses of bull kelp washed up on the beach.
  • Bull Kelp Mass on Beach
  • Beach Foam
  • Tide Surge

2015

January 1, 2015 - JBowman
New Years Day was beautiful, the beach was clean for the most part because waves have been reaching man-made riprap walls installed at the base of the cliffs from Gleneden Beach State Park south to...
  • Bella Beach plantings above man made riprap wall
  • Debris pile washed ashore composed of net, debris, shells, vegetation
  • Sand has disappeared in a dramatic fashion, exposing rock outcroppings that usually aren't visible

2007

June 20, 2007 - Ronreit
New home on Lincoln Ave as reported in past reports is still uncompleted, but now has roof and 2nd story framed in. Bluff bank still needs final restoration. Tony Stein says he is aware of this...
March 17, 2007 - Ronreit
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