Report Details

A relatively calm day on the beach with brisk temperatures and light rain. There were harbor seals swimming in the channel, with gulls and pelicans walking in the surf. Very little trash. Sublime.

Conditions

Temperature: 40 F. Cloud Cover: Rain. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: 2.0 feet.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.), Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces.

Actions & Comments

Natural Driftline Content: Bull kelp r, California mussel r, Dungeness crab shells, r; Eel grass, r; Flat-tip Piddock, r; Frilled Dogwinkle, r; Lion's mane jelly, r; Pacific Razor clams, c; Rockweed, r; Sea hair, r; Sea palms, r; Stones, c; By The Wind Sailors, o; Wood pieces, o. (a=abundant, c=common, o=occasional, r=rare.)Human Related Driftline Content: Science and Industry, L; Household, L; Parks Protection and Land Management, 0. (L=low, A=average, H=high, E=extreme)

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November 26, 2022

North side looked pretty clean very minor trash and evidence of erosion.

kalninsp

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June 22, 2021

Nice calm foggy day.

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June 22, 2021

Nice calm foggy day.

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decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

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June 30, 2020

Trail is very steep and difficult to keep footing due to loose gravel.

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decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 201

February 17, 2019

Sunny and chilly day.

kalninsp

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July 15, 2018

Nice sunny day.

kalninsp

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April 29, 2018

Was a very calm morning, we walked on the south side of the Alsea Bay first entering at the Wyziata access point at the stairs.

kalninsp

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March 26, 2015

Minus tide a good time to explore.

Batthecat