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The cliff erosion is significant.  One in particular is almost up to the house.  

Conditions

Temperature: 56 F. Cloud Cover: Foggy. Tide Level: -0.1 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 13. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 9. Playing in sand: 3. Fishing: 1. everyone was observing social distancing with those not related

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 12.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt).

New Development

Steps down bluff. not sure how new this access is as I haven't been on 208 for almost a year

Natural Changes

Landslides/major boulder falls, Erosion of vegetated foredune, Visible retreat of solid bluff.

Actions & Comments

The erosion as shown in the photos is likely from this year's storms. Could be from 2018 as I did not walk 208 that year, but I think the debris is more recent.

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Mile 208

May 7, 2020

(This is part two of my report as I divided up the mile into two trips.

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Mile 208

April 28, 2020

The cliff erosion is significant.

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Mile 208

January 19, 2020

Photos show how high the surf got.

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Mile 208

July 10, 2019

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Mile 208

October 16, 2018

Not much happening on this beach except human invasive use (driving on beach)

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Mile 208

August 1, 2018

Ona beach is now buried in sand - come winter this will be pulled off again.

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Mile 208

April 9, 2018

Most notable is the extent to which large chuncks of the cliff have worked loose.

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Mile 208

January 28, 2018

First beach visit after the major storm surges.

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