Report Details

Shells and animal casings in driftline. Gulls on beach. Beach looked clean, with log debris on southern portion. Sharp breaks between water line and vegetation line has been filled in and storm damage covered over. All in all, almost pristine beach conditions. Low human impact (2)-2 on ATV in allowed area.


Temperature: 50 F. Cloud Cover: Rain. Wind Velocity: Strong. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: 0.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Other Activities: on ATVs.


Apparent violations: none to be seen.


RVs/Buses parking: 1. ATVs/OHVs on beach, allowed: 2.

Notable Wildlife

seagulls on beach trying to fly against the wind but spending most of the time on the sand

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells.

Man-made Modifications

no modifications

Natural Changes


Actions & Comments

beach looked very clean this time. Exposed ship on mile 129 was covered by new sand. Beach was clear of most log debris except the most southern portion of mile 130.

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All Mile 130 Reports

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Mile 130

August 24, 2022

Shark (see photo) seen roiling in the shoreline, in inches of water, seemingly buffeted by small wave action.

Mile 130

June 17, 2021

The sunken Sujameco is exposed.

Mile 130

July 30, 2018

Immature (chick) Common Murre

Mile 130

December 12, 2016

Down to the beach for King Tide event.

Mile 130

December 18, 2009

My first sighting of the shipwreck of the Helen E, probably on mile 128 or 127.

Larry Plews

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 130

December 14, 2009

Very quiet day on mile 130 with few birds (gulls) and no people.


decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 130

September 20, 2009

Clear and windy day.


decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 130

June 23, 2009

Beach was fairly clean with new sand covering logs near vegetation line.