Report Details

Heavy ocean action has brought a lot of wood debris to the beach along the mile. Some spots have more wood than others. Animal casings, kelp/algae and wood pieces in the driftline. Sharp drop-off of sand along the vegetation line. Low human impact (3)-fishing. Three dogs.


Temperature: 45 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Strong. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: 0.8 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 3. Number of dogs: 3. Fishing: 3. almost all the activity was north of mile 130 with ATVsas the most prominent.


RVs/Buses parking: 20.

Notable Wildlife

light shell casings, not many birds on beach or flying

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

sharp drop-off still present along vegetation line.

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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

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Mile 130

December 14, 2009

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


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Mile 130

September 20, 2009

Clear and windy day.


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Mile 130

June 23, 2009

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