Report Details

Reporting on Mile 10 until a new adopter can be found. Low tide, low wind, no rain today. Spring break with 2 or 3 families/groups picnicking, maybe 20 people, kids, a dozen or so cars. The usual resident ravens and gulls plus more gulls because of the picnickers, 2 dozen or so. 2 or 3 people walking dogs. Very little seaborne debris deposited onto the sand. Natural rain, wind erosion of the sandy/rocky outcrop access to the south side of the beach. On the south side, several seals resting on large rocks in the water, at least 2 cormorants, 2 gulls, a heron, heard oystercatchers. Gorse is blooming all the way down the rocky bluffs almost to the beach area. Nice day at the beach between storms.

Conditions

Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: W. Tide Level: 0.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 5. Playing in sand: 3. Other Activities: Families/groups picnicking. Spring break families/groups at low tide, low wind, no rain, picnicking

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 12.

Notable Wildlife

Maybe a dozen seagulls attracted by picnickers

Beached Birds

None seen

Stranded Marine Mammals

None seen

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

None seen

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces.

Man-made Modifications

None can happen here

Natural Changes

Normal erosion on bluffs

Actions & Comments

None needs to be taken.

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All Mile 10 Reports

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Mile 10

April 14, 2021

I walked north from Lone Ranch beach, crossing over, I believe, into mile 11/ Cape Ferrelo.

Lavenne22

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Mile 10

October 2, 2015

Pretty quiet day.

SMathis

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Mile 10

September 4, 2015

Streams have been re-directed through natural modification of beach topography.

SMathis

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Mile 10

April 12, 2015

Nice day to do a survey.

SMathis

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Mile 10

January 28, 2015

No apparent modifications or other changes.

SMathis

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Mile 10

October 12, 2014

Extreme Surf.

SMathis

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Mile 10

September 12, 2014

Nice pleasant day.

SMathis

Mile 10

July 15, 2014

Pleasant but foggy day.

SMathis