Report Details

More people on the beach today.The sand has moved back in over the gravel beds. There are a lot of dead jellyfish in the wrack line. There is one large jellyfish a foot across.

Conditions

Temperature: 65 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 4.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 18. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 6. Playing in surf: 2. Sitting: 6. Other Activities: Picnic 2 , laying in a man made shelter on beach.

Concerns

Apparent violations: None.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 11.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

A lot of dead jellyfish flat the size of a silver dollar. One large jellyfish a foot across and flat.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Shells, Wood pieces. Seaweed,feathers,leaves,micro plastics

Natural Changes

Visible retreat of solid bluff. more sand has moved in over the gravel beds.

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A lot of people on the beach today backpacking, rock hounding, playing and picnicking on the beach. There was one large piece of fiberglass on the beach.

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The entry way to Carl Washburn heading towards China Creek was very slippery with mud and by the wind sailor jellyfish.

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Roosevelt Beach, Ponsler SW, China Creek, Big Creek

January 28, 2024

A lot of rocks on the beach.

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Roosevelt Beach, Ponsler SW, China Creek, Big Creek

December 21, 2023

21 people on the beach today. Continued erosion off the bottom of the cliffs.

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Roosevelt Beach, Ponsler SW, China Creek, Big Creek

September 2, 2023

As I entered the beach and walked toward China creek I saw a dead common murre in the wrack line.

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Roosevelt Beach, Ponsler SW, China Creek, Big Creek

July 22, 2023

A low tide 1 ft with some medium size rocks in ditches.

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Roosevelt Beach, Ponsler SW, China Creek, Big Creek

May 22, 2023

Very Little in the wrack line today on the minus tide, small feathers, micro plastic and pieces of wood.

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Roosevelt Beach, Ponsler SW, China Creek, Big Creek

January 20, 2023

Not a lot in the driftline due to recent king tide.

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