Report Details

We picked up two plastic bags of litter and a 25-foot rope; placed in trash can at parking area #2.I was accompanied by Jean White.

Conditions

Temperature: 55 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 1.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 8. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 8. Pickup driving south in area between South Jetty and tall sign prohibiting vehicles in that area.

Concerns

Litter

Apparent violations: litter and 25 ft. rope.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 3. Cars/trucks on beach, prohibited: 1.

Notable Wildlife

2 small groups of gulls and sanderlings, 1 osprey, whale spouting just beyond breakers.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1. Cormorant parts of skeleton visible.

Driftline Content

Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.), Shells, Wood pieces. Large amount of broken clamshells.

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March 27, 2022

This is a beautiful, little-visited stretch of beach.

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December 11, 2013

In the drift line found 1 live crab, shell 6"-7" across.

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May 23, 2013

Found and picked up big plastic containers (motor oil, soda and water) also 2 1/2 x 2 12 x3 12 ft.

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March 28, 2013

Some small litter, picked it up, filled one plastic grocery bag.

PKoontz

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Mile 167

October 22, 2012

There was absolutely nothing to report except for two people on the beach with a dog, a small group of gulls along the tide line.

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September 24, 2012

Remarkably clean beach, only one plastic water bottle seen.

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July 23, 2012

Only a few small items of human source found on the beach.

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May 28, 2012

Nothing much to report.

PKoontz