Mile 322 Report

June 7, 2017
by kylasjogren

Location:
Clatsop
Seaside south
Conditions:
Wednesday 8:15 AM
Party cloudy
48° F
Humans / Pets:
People:
12
Dogs:
4
Activities:
Walking / Running:
7
Playing in surf:
3
Playing in sand:
4
Sitting:
1
Surfing:
7
Concerns:
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Activity Comments:
Notable Wildlife:
Dead Birds:
Total:
1
Species/names:
Brown pelican
Stranded:
Fish & Invertebrates:
Driftline:
Kelp or Algae·Shells·Animal casings (e.g. crab, shrimp molt)·Wood pieces·Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.)
New Development:
Modifications:
Sand path to parking lot over rocks.
Natural Changes:
Comments:
Summary:

The weather was partly cloudy with a light on shore wind. There were beach walkers, runners, dogs, and some playing in the surf. The drift line contained crab shells, kelp, feathers, plastic debris and a dead pelican. The rocks on the North end of the mile are starting to be covered a bit by wind blown sand.

  • Dead Pelican
    One dead Pelican.
    South end of Mile 322
    June 7, 2017
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Other Mile 322 Reports (3)

2013

December 15, 2013 - Ctomson1
The mile was pretty clear of human activities. The cove is a spot for surfers with little alteration to the landscape. We did see evidence of a trail worn into the landscape with bits of trash and...
  • Fire pit evidence
  • Rocky front of beach
  • Tide line on mile 322
  • Seal or Sea lion Carcass
  • Seal or Sea Lion Carcass
  • Fire pit and human activity evidence
  • Fire pit and human activity evidence

2010

October 9, 2010 - Simonetal
very wet day with surfers taking advantage of incoming storm
  • view to shore at the Cove, Seaside Or 10/09/10
  • parking for surfers at The Cove Seaside OR 10/09/10
April 3, 2010 - Simonetal
very stormy day on beach. Walked entire mile at highest points of rock slope due to water crashing over entire beach. Wave action very high due to recent storm, including hail every few minutes...
  • Sunset at the Cove, Seaside Oregon 4-3-10 6:30 pm during winter storm
  • Driftwood at the Cove Seaside, Oregon
  • The Cove, Seaside Oregon