Mile 286 Report
November 20, 2020
Other Mile 286 Reports (14)
September 16, 2020 - kunkelwaPretty uneventfull observations today. The dead whale from last report is still composting on the shore. Beach seemed pretty clean of garbage. Only 4 dead birds. Many crab shells. Very few jellyfish...
May 16, 2020 - kunkelwaThis beach walk was done during the COVID beach closure. 3 local and 2 nonlocal people on the beach. Someone had an overnight tent perched on the dunes in a noncamping closed area. There were several...
February 9, 2020 - kunkelwaTwo days ago we had very strong west winds for an extended period. The Velella were back in the driftline. A lot of water bottle caps and small platic garbage as well. The sand and dunes have been...
September 29, 2019 - kunkelwa
March 3, 2019 - beverly.steinBeach relatively clean.
November 4, 2018 - beverly.steinGenerally the beach was clean with a lot of kelp clumps. Very few people.
August 4, 2018 - [email protected]Illegal camping in dunes. No bathrooms, so waste management is a concern. Reported to Tillamook County Parks.
July 29, 2018 - beverly.steinVery foggy day. Many more people on the beach than usual probably because it is Sunday in July and Portland is very hot today. A number of groups camping in the dunes (but no sanitary facilities...
May 28, 2018 - [email protected]Very clean beach, despite the holiday weekend.Some squid egg cases present. One dead sea lion.
April 29, 2018 - beverly.steinNot much to report. Debris from winter storms was evident and a lot of crab shells.
January 13, 2018 - beverly.steinIt was a beautiful winter day and many people were out enjoying the beach. The beach was quite clean probably a combination of the fact that the OR Parks Department had recently been on the beach...
September 24, 2017 - beverly.steinFour of us walked the mile for the first time so we now have a baseline to compare for the next walk. This area of the coast has no development. SOLVE had been through the day before so not much...