Mile 339 Dispatch
January 21, 2019
Other Mile 339 Reports (17)
February 19, 2019 - edjoyceWatch carried out at maximum King Tide. Nothing unusual to report. The beach has assumed a typical winter profile and dune erosion was evident (see attached photos). It was an unimpressive King...
December 21, 2018 - edjoycePhotos taken at King Tide Max.
November 10, 2018 - edjoyce
October 6, 2018 - edjoyceAll was calm and relatively undisturbed.
September 3, 2018 - edjoyceNotice in photo that beach grasses are populating the foredune area. This is a summer phenomenon and does not occur in winter due to higher tides and storms.
August 30, 2018 - Merce and Michael5 dead Common Murres found on the beach below the high tide line. No evidence of oiling or bites. They all appeared to be adults based on size, but plumage doesn't vary much with age.
August 1, 2018 - edjoyceAll was quiet - nothing to report.
June 22, 2018 - edjoyceEverything was calm and a-ok.
May 11, 2018 - edjoyceAll was fine, however the dune shows signs of recent dune erosion.
April 23, 2018 - edjoyceEverything is just fine.
March 28, 2018 - edjoyceNot much going on. Very large plastic drum found on beach, contacted Ranger.
December 26, 2017 - edjoyceNothing unusual.
November 9, 2017 - edjoyceVery usual. See photos.
September 20, 2017 - edjoyceAll looks stable. See attached picture.
February 26, 2016 - srhoadsSurveyed some foreign debris on the South jetty (parking lot C) at Fort Stevens State Park. Found a brown bottle with the name Paolyta Co. The article (link below) mentions, "Four people in Taichung...
April 26, 2014 - McB's 339Collected a lot of tsunami debris... especially floats and water bottles with Asian character writing. Clams growing on floats. Not much wildlife due to windy rainy weather. Elk tracks in abundance...
January 16, 2007 - RKAdamsNice sunny day on beach; little car traffic, but lots of birds foraging. Plastic litter retrieved and removed.