Report Details

Walked on beach southward along boulder field to furthest extent practical and returned. Mostly found refuse and very little/no marine bird or mammal remains.


Temperature: 53 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: SE. Tide Level: 3.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 6. Number of dogs: 1. Walking or running: 6. Playing in sand: 3. Photography: 2. Tidepooling: 4. Other Activities: 4 people collecting garbage.. Walked as far south as possible, collecting plastics and other garbage,about 20 lbs.


Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

Two seabirds, too decomposed to tell.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 2. Didn't know.

Natural Changes

Landslides/major boulder falls.

Actions & Comments

Refuse removal

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Mile 116

January 9, 2022

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