Report Details

There were a greater number of dead birds on the beach after Saturday's storm. Unfortunately a large number of dead pelicans at the high tide line. From the 3 mile walk from Bullards parking area I counted 17 dead pelicans. This is the highest concentration of dead pelicans that I have ever seen.

Conditions

Temperature: 55 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NE. Tide Level: 2.9 feet.

Human Activities

Tire tracks on beach. Vehicles are allowed on this stretch of beach.

Notable Wildlife

Sanderlings, seagulls, crows.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 8. 5 Pelicans, 2 common murre, 1 grebe

Stranded Marine Mammals

Total stranded mammals: 1. Grebe, injured or dying

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Shells.

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Mile 106

January 15, 2016

Although there are signs of some erosion of dune, it is not bad.

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Mile 106

April 12, 2015

Very little debris of any kind on the beach.

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Mile 106

January 13, 2015

There was a good deal of trash this time.

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Mile 106

December 7, 2014

Very quiet and clean beach today.

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Mile 106

October 27, 2014

There were a greater number of dead birds on the beach after Saturday's storm.

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June 23, 2014

There was avery high concentration of by the wind sailor jellyfish at the high tide driftline.

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Mile 106

May 18, 2014

This stretch of beach was quiet as always.

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Mile 106

April 1, 2014

Very quiet.

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