Report Details

Picked up litter, two bags, washed in, not dropped by people on beach at this time.Very quiet, calm day with few people on the beach.

Conditions

Temperature: 58 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 4.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 8. Walking or running: 8.

Concerns

Litter

Vehicles

Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 1. ATVs/OHVs on beach, allowed: 3.

Notable Wildlife

1 gull standing on beach, no other birds at all!

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 8. 7 were Brandt's Cormorant, a couple were headless, on headless bird, larger than Cormorant, black with white tips on wings.

Driftline Content

Very clean driftline today.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune. Erosion at the base of the fore dune, recent high winds and seas from the Southwest.

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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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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