Report Details

Very clean beach. 200 sanderlings, 8 whimbrels actively feeding on mole crabs, and other small sand dwellers.

Conditions

Temperature: 48 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 2.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 10. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 3. Playing in sand: 6. Sitting: 1. Beachside campground nearly full

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 3.

Notable Wildlife

200 feeding sanderlings, 8 whimbrels, occ. gull.Mole crabs starting to come in to lay eggs.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Some live mole crabs in to lay eggs, being predated by above birds.

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, Small rocks. very clean beach

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very clean beach, 300 sanderlings, 8 whimbrels feeding on mole crabs.

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February 2, 2020

Cloudy day, slight SW breeze.

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January 5, 2020

Cloudy day with mod SW winds, 48'.

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December 8, 2019

Calm,cloudy beach, light breeze from SW.

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November 3, 2019

51' foggy day, moderate winds from NW.

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October 13, 2019

Cloudy still morning, 8 people 2 dogs walking beach.

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September 1, 2019

Calm cloudy 65' morning, 8 vehicles in parking lot.

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