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A lot less trash in the south section. A fair of amount of drift wood that is mostly covered by sand, see attached photo. The skid, picture attached is about 1/4 mile south of the parking lot 3 access. I was unable to pull this out of the sand.

Conditions

Temperature: 58 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 0.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 31. Number of dogs: 8. Walking or running: 8. Playing in surf: 19. Playing in sand: 4.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 11.

Notable Wildlife

4gulls, 3 crows

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 3. 2 possible cassins auklets, 1 murre

Driftline Content

Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Shells, Wood pieces. one skid, mostly buried in sand

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune.

Actions & Comments

A section south of the access to parking lot 3 is separating from the dune front. See attached picture.

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December 18, 2015

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November 25, 2015

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

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August 15, 2015

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

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August 5, 2015

Sunny, great day, very clean beach.

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Mile 168

May 7, 2015

Northern part of mile 168, not much activity.

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Mile 168

April 30, 2015

Partial tour of Southern part of 168.

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Mile 168

February 15, 2015

A lot less trash in the south section.

PhotoJim