Mile 316 Report

May 15, 2021
by tabeag

Location:
Clatsop
Ecola Point, Bald Point
Conditions:
Saturday 10:00 AM
Cloudy
52° F
Wind:
Calm/Light from the NW
Tide Level:
-0.3 ft
Humans / Pets:
People:
9
Dogs:
4
Activities:
Tidepooling:
8
Birding and Black oystercatcher nestwatch
Concerns:
Apparent Violations:
None
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Activity Comments:
Notable Wildlife:
5 black oystercatchers that are mostly paired but no signs of nests yet. 3 seals laying on rocks off of Ecola Point. A number of Harlequin ducks, swallows, and cormorants. One pelican.
Dead Birds:
Total:
0
Stranded:
Total:
0
Fish & Invertebrates:
None
Driftline:
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
More rocks on the beach and less visible sand than in prior years.
Comments:
Summary:
Other Mile 316 Reports (2)

2021

May 22, 2021 - tabeag
A visitor was waaayyy out on the rocks at Ecola Point, disturbing nesting seabirds.  Quite a few people walking, tidepooling and playing on the beach.  Five eagles, lots of harlequin ducks and...

2017

June 13, 2017 - newton
Counted 8 large sea stars and found 3 juvenille sea stars around Ecola PointLots of mussells, barnacles, chitons and anemones2 black oystercatchers and possible one juvenille oystercatcher on the...