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A jeep with two occupants was driving on the beach. No other people were visible. Two dying dungeness crabs were stranded. The dunes at parking areas 3 and 4 are quite high (100' or so).  The descent to the beach from the dune at parking area 3 is very steep and almost unpassable. This beach, which is rarely visited, was very clean.

Conditions

Temperature: 48 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: W. Tide Level: 0.9 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Other Activities: A jeep with two occupants was driving on the beach. No other people were visible.. Few people visit this site.

Concerns

Apparent violations: None..

Vehicles

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

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Two dying dungeness crabs were stranded on the beach.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces. The beach was very clean.

Natural Changes

The dunes at parking areas 3 and 4 are quite high (100' or so). The descent to the beach from the dune at parking area 3 is very steep and almost unpassable.

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March 8, 2022

A jeep with two occupants was driving on the beach.

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December 18, 2015

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November 25, 2015

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August 15, 2015

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

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Mile 168

August 5, 2015

Sunny, great day, very clean beach.

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Mile 168

May 7, 2015

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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.

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