Mile 340 Dispatch
January 19, 2019
by Merce and Michael
Other Mile 340 Reports (17)
October 26, 2022 - edjoyceHave not done this walk in a long time due to work being done on south jetty. Looks the same.
September 16, 2022 - edjoyceThere's a tree stump that is gradually being progressively exposed (see photo). I marked this with red paint. This should be an excellent opportunity to measure the rate of dune retreat. Wish I...
January 18, 2020 - edjoyceNothing unusual.
October 18, 2019 - edjoyceAll looked the same.
July 1, 2019 - Merce and MichaelLots of Grey Whales spouting, as seen from the tower at Parking Lot C. Apparently some were there the night before, too.
May 15, 2019 - edjoyceAll looks about the same. Much marine debris including plastic bottles, shoes, large hunks of mfg. wood, shell casings and much more.
March 12, 2019 - edjoyceNot much going on. No new apparently erosional issues. Except for some tire tracks little evidence of human activity. As always, I cleaned the beach as I walked.
December 22, 2018 - Merce and MichaelKing Tide Photos, December 2018
September 3, 2018 - edjoyce
June 22, 2018 - edjoyceVehicles have obviously been entering an area closed for nesting birds that extends from the So. Jetty for approx. 1 miles. I left a message for the ranger alerting him of the issue.
April 7, 2018 - edjoyceNothing unusual
February 28, 2018 - edjoyceDead harbor seal (see photo)
January 27, 2018 - edjoyceNothing special.
December 26, 2017 - edjoyceSignificant eroision of dunes -- See Pictures.
October 5, 2017 - edjoyceNo pictures of dead crabs at shoreline.
June 20, 2017 - edjoyce
February 28, 2015 - daveincamasThis was actually taken up the Columbia at the Julia Butler Hansen NWR but I thought it would be of interest to folks here.There were hundreds of sea lions in the river. I believe they were following...