Mile 337 Report

April 22, 2007
by harris

Location:
Clatsop
Clatsop Spit, Swash Lake, Fort Stevens SP
Conditions:
Sunday 3:00 PM
Sunny
54° F
Wind:
Calm/Light from the W
Humans / Pets:
People:
19
Dogs:
1
Activities:
Walking / Running:
11
Playing in sand:
1
Sitting:
4
bicycling 2, horseback riding, 1
Concerns:
Litter
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Cars/Trucks parking:
4
Cars/Trucks on beach, allowed:
1
Activity Comments:
Notable Wildlife:
Dead Birds:
Total:
0
Signs of oil:
0
Entanglement:
0
Stranded:
Total:
0
Fish & Invertebrates:
Driftline:
Animal casings (e.g. crab, shrimp molt)·Animal casings (e.g. crab, shrimp molt)·Land-based debris (picnics, etc.)·Shells·Wood pieces
lots of crab shells
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
Comments:
Summary:
Nothing unusual.
Other Mile 337 Reports (7)

2020

March 21, 2020 - Lisa Heigh
Primary difference from last visit: because of winter high tides and storm surge there was considerable over topping of the dunes and lots of wood on the beach , much of it with a diameter over 14...
January 4, 2020 - Lisa Heigh
Lots of large pieces of woody debris. However, it appears human removal of wood is common.There was enough trash to take some time and collect the larger pieces. 

2017

October 26, 2017 - jtravers
There were nine people and one dog on this mile.  Most were walking or sitting.  

2013

July 9, 2013 - clatsop
New signs on bluffs for parking lot identification - nice. Very little litter, plastic. One pair of tennis shoes. Again, cleaner beach than in past. Much more activity down around Peter Iredale.
March 25, 2013 - clatsop
Clean beach--impressive

2009

October 5, 2009 - coastielu
A gorgeous fall day on the north coast. Two surfers were enjoying the light swell, and two people were walking south. Trash was primarily plastic bottles and plastic bits and pieces. There was a...
September 28, 2009 - coastielu
Four groups of two people were spotted walking the beach. One group had a very large dog, another had two small dogs. We found a dead shark, about five feet long, light grey in color. It was lying...