Mile 60 Report

August 27, 2020
by shepherdcd

Location:
Curry
Floras Lake SP, Floras Lake, Denmark
Conditions:
Thursday 10:45 AM
Foggy
61° F
Wind:
Strong from the NE
Humans / Pets:
People:
14
Dogs:
1
Activities:
Playing in sand:
11
Concerns:
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Cars/Trucks parking:
8
Cars/Trucks on beach, allowed:
0
ATVs/OHVs on beach, allowed:
0
Cars/Trucks on beach, prohibited:
0
ATVs/OHVs on beach, prohibited:
0
Activity Comments:
Large group of 11 children and adults playing at Secret Cove. Very unusual for this many people to be at this remote spot.
Notable Wildlife:
Dead Birds:
Total:
1
Signs of oil:
0
Entanglement:
0
Stranded:
Fish & Invertebrates:
Driftline:
Small rocks·Kelp or Algae·Shells·Wood pieces
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
Comments:
Summary:

No unusual or significant changes. Wide open mostly deserted beach. The group of 11 adults and children at "secret cove" playing in the stream was the largest number of people I have ever seen there. 

Other Mile 60 Reports (5)

2020

August 11, 2020 - shepherdcd

2016

September 4, 2016 - azbeach
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2014

January 20, 2014 - Bob Ivey
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2013

February 3, 2013 - Bob Ivey
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2012

August 5, 2012 - Bob Ivey
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