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Lovely day on the beach. All but two folks were enjoying a walk on the beach. Two were sunbathing on towels. Only two dogs running around off leash.  A lot of seagulls ( like 50) out of the water resting by Johnson Creek. Four dead birds observed along the driftline. Not much trash to pick up today.

Conditions

Temperature: 69 F. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 5.8 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 26. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 24. Sitting: 2.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 4. 2 Seagulls, 1 cormorant, 1 raven

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces, Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Styrofoam.

Natural Changes

On the north side of Johnson Creek, a rather large area of water has ponded, separated from the ocean surf by an elevated area of sand.

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June 24, 2020

A lovely day on the beach.

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March 10, 2020

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December 17, 2019

Nice day on the beach.

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