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More houses getting noticably closer to edge of cliff. A new large eroded area visible. Even at low tide, large waves making it hazardess to walk on the north end of the beach. Visible rock on beach is normal. More erosion of cliffs than beach. Large amount of big logs on the beach. Not much trash. Some plastic and glass bottles and Styrofoam. Black Oystercatcher, small shorebirds and gulls. Two people walking with two dogs.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 2.

Concerns

Apparent violations: none.

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

No mammals. Black Oystercatcher, Small Shorebirds, Gulls

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

none

Driftline Content

Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Styrofoam, Wood pieces. large amount of big logs. Not much trash. bottles, styrofoam. plastic bottles

Natural Changes

Visible retreat of solid bluff, Landslides/major boulder falls.

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December 14, 2020

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March 11, 2019

Lots of large wood on beach.

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September 18, 2018

Access to beach improved.

Emily K

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April 15, 2017

Lots of small pieces of styrofoam at highest/storm tide level on beach.

Emily K

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January 14, 2017

Emily K

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August 31, 2016

It appears there is a lot of bluff erosion.

Emily K

Mile 121

April 24, 2016

First time surveying this beach.

Anonymous