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Another beautiful winter day at the beach. Very little wind plus a lot of sunshine. Once again, very little human activity. Scattering of sanderings..perhaps in the 100 range. Just six gulls. More than usual jellyfish in the 9-10 inch diameter range washed ashore plus more kelp. Most noticeable was the multitude of pyrosomes. See photo.

Conditions

Temperature: 52 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 3.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Number of dogs: 1. Walking or running: 2. Only footprints other than the two with the dog.

Concerns

Apparent violations: none.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 1. RVs/Buses parking: 1.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 2.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass. More kelp than usual on this stretch. Plus more jelly fish than usual, plus millions of pyrosomes. (no, I didn't count them, but the number count must have been high) See photos. Very little man made trash.

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Mile 169

May 16, 2022

A great day for enjoying the beach.

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Mile 169

February 4, 2022

This is a beautiful beach, with few visitors.

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August 1, 2019

Beautiful near windless day at he beach.

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April 18, 2019

Great day at the beach.

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Mile 169

December 1, 2018

Cool, beautiful day at the beach.

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Mile 169

March 31, 2018

Beautiful, sunny, windy Easter weekend day at the coast.

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Mile 169

November 29, 2017

Another beautiful winter day at the beach.

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Mile 169

July 27, 2017

The 8 people on this mile included 4 other people plus the four of us enjoying a beautiful, clear day walk on the beach.

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