Mile 290 Dispatch
December 17, 2018
Other Mile 290 Reports (10)
March 2, 2019 - Foxglove290Dead cow elk. It appeared to have broken a hind leg. A mystery as to how it ended up on the beach. It did not appear to have been in the water very long. It was a beautiful cold winter day. The...
December 5, 2018 - Foxglove290There has not been alot of change since my last report. We have had only one major rain/wind event this fall. This being so, there has been very little debris deposited on the beaches. I have...
October 10, 2018 - Foxglove290Beautiful Indian summer day to walk my mile. I observed 15 people along with their dogs on the beach and northe jetty. One man was surf fishing. Usually there are people fishing off the jetty but...
June 2, 2018 - Foxglove290Observed tire tracks not an actual vehicle. Vehicles are NOT allowed on this section of beach
March 5, 2018 - Foxglove290It was one of those rare sunny and almost calm winter days. Erosion has been less severe than last year. Overtopping brought more drftwood and sand inland than I have observed in the last 5 years...
December 5, 2017 - Foxglove290I am also volunteer with Solve and their adopt a mile program. Myself and 3 others collected over 50 pounds of trash.
October 20, 2017 - Foxglove290This is not a full report......notes and photos from a walk on my mile.
August 2, 2017 - Foxglove290Evidence of the strong summer north winds. Sand collecting along the jetty. I was pleasantly surprised at the lack of liter.
April 3, 2017 - Foxglove290There is a lot of erosion that occured over the winter. It seemed like a lot less driftwood on the beach until I walked the tree line. There is alot of driftwood 10-20' back into the trees, sand...
February 27, 2010 - kathrynlVisiting Camp Magruder and took advantage of free time to walk mile south to Bar View Jetty. Beach was filled with driftwood. Removed two bags of glass beer bottles and plastic water bottles.