Report Details

Very quiet pleasant day with beach clear of debris by recent high winds..

Conditions

Temperature: 68 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 1.2 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Other Activities: two beach patrols passed by one forest service and unknown.

Concerns

Fire

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 3.

Notable Wildlife

eerily absent...spotted four or five small shorebirds feeding plus one gull

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Unusual concentration. high concentration of shells;clams and others

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.), Shells, Styrofoam. due to snowy plover nesting restrictions. i stayed below the high tide line..one plastic crate

Actions & Comments

low number of wildlife sighted

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All Mile 159 Reports

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Mile 159

May 10, 2023

This is a beautiful, isolated stretch of coastline.

GasiorowskiM

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 159

April 18, 2013

Very quiet pleasant day with beach clear of debris by recent high winds.

JMorris

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 159

November 2, 2012

Calm day between storms, remote mile, requires long hike, not practical to cross Siltcoos river at mouth due to high flow.

JMorris

Mile 159

April 3, 2008

Closest access to this mile is via the Turner Lake Wayside.

Foggy