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The beach is still largely cobble, sand moving in on the southern end. Two small slides not far south of the parking. Two new commercial crab pots washed in on the beach. Seaweed just starting to make some growth. Water exceptionally clear in the intertidal.

Conditions

Temperature: 52 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: -2.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 10. Walking or running: 1. Photography: 1. Tidepooling: 3. Other Activities: collecting Shellfish 3. People were making the most of the minus tide along with good weather

Concerns

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 4.

Notable Wildlife

Black Oystercatcher, Pelagic Cormorant, Surf Scoter, Pigeon Guillemot Sea Lemon

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1. Gull

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

Landslides/major boulder falls.

Actions & Comments

Two small slides not too far south of the parking.

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June 24, 2023

Beautiful sunny day for my first trip to Bob beach while visiting in the area.

EllenHC

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October 28, 2018

No noteable changes to the beach.

Baller Leigh Anne

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September 3, 2018

Overall a surprisingly quiet day at the beach.

Baller Leigh Anne

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June 15, 2018

A beautiful day with a very low tide.

Baller Leigh Anne

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April 4, 2018

It was a mild, overcast day with no strong winds.

Baller Leigh Anne

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January 28, 2018

Beautiful day on the beach.

Baller Leigh Anne

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September 24, 2017

It was a beautiful day, rather warm, many people enjoying the low tide and tidepooling.

SandyJean

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March 23, 2017

Bob Creek is a posted Marine Reserve and no fishing is allowed.

FriendofStrawberry