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Very quiet observation day. Beach not littered with shells or casings, seaweed, or pebbles. LOTS of large driftwood all over the beach. Found a metal float - see photo. No markings.Photo shows filling in of fore dune which is typical this time of year. Only a few birds.Our granddaughter's Flat Stanley was visiting, so he came to the beach with us. He had a wonderful time except for almost being blown away - had to rest inside my sweatshirt!

Conditions

Temperature: 58 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Strong. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: -0.4 feet.

Human Activities

People were coming into the area as we were leaving, but no vehicles at the time of our observation.

Notable Wildlife

Pretty calm day, only a few seagulls, no shore birds, no seaweed.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

None!

Driftline Content

Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.). Lots of large driftwood near foredune

Man-made Modifications

None

Natural Changes

See photo of filling in front of foredune, typical for this time of year.

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