Report Details

We removed about 20 lbs of plastics, styrofoam,etc, and reported a dorm sized refrigerator that was on the beach. We reported this to the camprground management at Beachside State Park. The refrigerator had several bullet holes in it and still had some insulation

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Cloud Cover: Rain. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: 3.2 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Playing in sand: 2. A parent and child building sand castles. A couple of sets of dog and human tracks from earlier treks on the sand,

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

Four Western Gulls at the mouth of Beaver Creek.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 2. One was not identifiable. One Herring Gull. No bands or ID marks.

Driftline Content

Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Shells.

Natural Changes

Evidence of flashflood streams entering the beach from recent heavy rain and wind. The beach looked "tattered" with numerous little hummocks and mounds.

Actions & Comments

We did remove about 20 lbs of plastics, styrofoam,etc, and did report a dorm sized refrigerator that was on the beach. We reported this to the camprground management at Beachside State Park. The refrigerator had several bullet holes in it and still had some insulation.

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