Report Details

Large amount of Ball kelp, huge piles, rest scattered along shoreline. Unusually larg waves, breaking far out, many dead birds.

Conditions

Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light.

Human Activities

Number of people: 5. Walking or running: 4. Photography: 1.

Concerns

Litter

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2. Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 1.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 17. 2 Murre, 6 Cassin's Auklet and Rhinocerlos Auklet,3 Western Grebe, 5 Least Auklet, 1 gull

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Shells, Wood pieces. Stuff from boats and TV, bottles, Misc.

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All Mile 168 Reports

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Mile 168

March 8, 2022

A jeep with two occupants was driving on the beach.

GasiorowskiM

Mile 168

December 18, 2015

South Jetty Siuslaw mile 168.

PhotoJim

Mile 168

November 25, 2015

Fairly high tide, lots of plastic, wrack line had a lot of bull kelp.

PhotoJim

Mile 168

August 15, 2015

Casual trails from parking lot and top of beach access trails developing.

PhotoJim

Mile 168

August 5, 2015

Sunny, great day, very clean beach.

PhotoJim

Mile 168

May 7, 2015

Northern part of mile 168, not much activity.

PhotoJim

Mile 168

April 30, 2015

Partial tour of Southern part of 168.

PhotoJim

Mile 168

February 15, 2015

A lot less trash in the south section.

PhotoJim