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.

Conditions

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.

Vehicles

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.

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Mile 130

June 17, 2021

The sunken Sujameco is exposed.

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Mile 130

July 30, 2018

Immature (chick) Common Murre

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Mile 130

December 12, 2016

Down to the beach for King Tide event.

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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.

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