Mile 294 Report
September 18, 2018
Other Mile 294 Reports (13)
June 11, 2019 - PaulissenVery calm day with more activity than usual due to the presence of a middle school class doing PE on the beach. No concerning observations made.
December 6, 2018 - PaulissenThe beach had very little activity, however it is important to consider the very high tide that may explain the lack of foot traffic. We are a class that is limited to the school bell schedule, and...
December 13, 2016 - PaulissenNot very much activity on this particular survey. We did notice a lone river otter that was running along the water and a large amount of polysomes washed ashore.
September 13, 2016 - PaulissenNo new changes to the beach, evidence of high usage as shown by high amount of dog waste bags that were not thrown out and driftwood shelters.
June 9, 2016 - PaulissenSaw a few people, a few wildlife animals along with some debris. Saw dead birds, dead crabs, and dead vellela vellela. Weather was overcast with little wind.
February 9, 2016 - PaulissenThere were no dead birds, and a tremendous amount of phytoplankton along the driftline which are the only really different observations we had compared to previous surveys. The increase in human...
September 29, 2015 - PaulissenAside from the large sand pit (approx. 2ft in diameter) that was dug up, the beach looked fairly undisturbed.Humans were mostly just walking their dog(s).
April 22, 2011 - skyhar8000We have begun to see an unusual number of medium-sized dead sand dollars in this area. I say "unusual" because we often see none -- or, at best, a few broken pieces of shell. Some years ago, during...
October 28, 2009 - Nedonnamangood news -- no dead birdsthis part of beach gets pretty heavy use during summer but shows no negative effects