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First visit since serious storms earlier in the month.  Loss of sand cover apparent.  Some new cliff erosion. Ancient tree roots covered up again.  Found various ropes, jerry cans, organic something - sent Email to Ryan Parker to fetch when he could (too much and too heavy for me to carry)  took a large plastic sack of garbage off the beach

Conditions

Tide Level: 0.1 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 27. Number of dogs: 5. Walking or running: 15. Fishing: 2.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 15.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces, Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Styrofoam, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.).

Natural Changes

Landslides/major boulder falls, Major cracks appearing in bluffs.

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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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April 28, 2020

The cliff erosion is significant.

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January 19, 2020

Photos show how high the surf got.

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July 10, 2019

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October 16, 2018

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

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August 1, 2018

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

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April 9, 2018

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

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January 28, 2018

First beach visit after the major storm surges.

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