Report Details

Only 3 people walking on the beach. Dead birds--2 Western gulls and 1 Common murre. Dune modification- possibly due to calm summer

Conditions

Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Moderate.

Human Activities

Number of people: 3. Playing in sand: 3. OHV involved in the snowy plover survey at 10 Mile Creek outflow.

Concerns

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Vehicles

Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 1.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 3. Not banded, 2 Western gull and 1 Common murre

Driftline Content

None

Man-made Modifications

Dune modification/removal.

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Mile 144

September 14, 2021

A couple fresh dead common murres being fed on by turkey vultures.

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Mile 144

February 17, 2016

There were various kinds of plastic located at the high wrack line.

Mike Mueller

Mile 144

July 17, 2015

I thought it was unusual to find a shark carcass, since I have never observed any other fish besides a Lamprey.

Mike Mueller

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Mile 144

April 1, 2015

The mile of beach looked normal except with less sand buildup because of less winter storm activity.

Mike Mueller

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Mile 144

January 20, 2015

Lot and lots of wood debris of all sizes washed up on the shore from recent storms.

Mike Mueller

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Mile 144

September 14, 2014

Nice autumn day.

Mike Mueller

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Mile 144

July 9, 2014

Only 3 people walking on the beach.

Mike Mueller

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Mile 144

June 4, 2014

No concerns or people on the beach today.

Mike Mueller