Report Details

There were five people walking/pickning. One dog who was on a leash. One Osprey circuling the area for a few minutes. One dead seagull on the beach. Noticed some bluff erosion. No "man-made" changes were evident. Just a few items of human related trash was present that I removed. Overall, a rather quiet, calm, pleasant day.

Conditions

Temperature: 57 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW.

Human Activities

Number of people: 5. Number of dogs: 1. Walking or running: 5.

Notable Wildlife

1 Osprey

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1. Seagull

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune, Visible retreat of solid bluff.

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Mile 177

March 29, 2014

This beach is one mile South of my adopted mile, but I decided to do a dispatch report because there is a de-capitated whale's head washed up on the beach, and I thought it should be reported.

Brien M

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Mile 177

October 19, 2013

A beautiful day.

RussMorton

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Mile 177

July 29, 2013

Overall a quiet day.

Old Puppy

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Mile 177

January 12, 2013

Weather was clear and tide was low.

Old Puppy

Mile 177

August 4, 2012

The observation was very close to high tide, so there was less stuff on the beaches than I have noticed in the past.

RussMorton

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Mile 177

May 18, 2012

There were five people walking/pickning.

Old Puppy

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Mile 177

February 19, 2012

Weather was sunny/no wind.

Old Puppy

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Mile 177

October 20, 2011

After several hours on the beach, I only observed 2 adults walking and one dead Cormorant.

Old Puppy