Report Details

Late in the day for low tide, near sunset. People gone home! Foggy and heavy clouds. Wave action had wiped the beach clean almost all the way up to the foot of the dunes - I measured about 350 feet of space from water to dunes & high water line.A few animal casings and a smattering of small charcoal size wood pieces along the mile.

Conditions

Temperature: 65 F. Cloud Cover: Foggy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: -0.9 feet.

Human Activities

Other Activities: None. Late in the day close to sunset, people were leaving Sparrow Park Rd parking area as we arrived.

Concerns

Apparent violations: None.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2. ATVs/OHVs parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

A few seagulls mixed in with the sanderlings or Plovers in groups of close to 50. These were on the north end of mile 152, none on our mile - 153.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

None

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt). very clean beach, small charcoal type wood pieces

Man-made Modifications

None

Natural Changes

Sand build up at front of dunes as typical this time of year.

Actions & Comments

None needed

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May 2, 2018

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May 14, 2017

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March 18, 2017

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August 3, 2016

Lovely day for beach walk!

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June 25, 2016

Beautiful sunny windy day at the beach.

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