Report Details

A mild, unremarkable day on Agate and Sacchi beaches. Kelp/algae, small rocks, wood pieces, plastic pellets, plastic confetti, land-based debris and Styrofoam blown high into the driftwood. The past six months has been remarkable for the lack of debris. Neighbors reported major driftwood removal in early December. A pickup truck went on the beach for the wood. Chainsaws were used. The people removing the wood claimed to have a permit from Oregon Parks and Recreation.

Conditions

Temperature: 46 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Small rocks, Styrofoam, Wood pieces. plastic confetti.

Actions & Comments

The past six months has been remarkable for the lack of debris in this area.Neighbors reported observing major driftwood removal in early December. A pickup truck went on the beach to pick up the wood. Chainsaws were used. The people removing the wood claimed to have a permit from Oregon Parks and Recreation.

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January 8, 2022

Windy cold day with lots of debris to the edge of the cliffs.

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June 16, 2018

Major loss of sand btween 3 mile and 5 mile creeks.

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June 16, 2018

Major loss of sand btween 3 mile and 5 mile creeks.

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September 20, 2015

Major increase in sand covering many landmarks and up to 5' gain.

rheadohner

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March 30, 2013

Warm,sunny day.

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December 31, 2012

A mild, unremarkable day on Agate and Sacchi beaches.

rheadohner

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June 11, 2012

There has been a replenishment of sand and driftwood which had been decreased during December to March.

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June 5, 2011

A beautiful morning.

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