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Conditions

Temperature: 54 F. Cloud Cover: Foggy. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 0.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 15. Number of dogs: 6. Walking or running: 2. Sitting: 6. Tidepooling: 5. Fishing: 2.

Concerns

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 20.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Single big skate (Beringraja binoculata)

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Wood pieces, Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea). Large amount of Jelly fish in kelp wrack over 200.

Natural Changes

Newly exposed roots/trees falling.

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December 20, 2023

A new house is being built just south of Grant Creek near an unstable portion of the bluff (picture attached). A new railing installed along a section of riprap (picture attached). A large rock field is exposed along this section (picture attached). Several small slide/slough areas apparent associated with the rains earlier in the month.

Phil Barbour

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March 15, 2023

A few small slumps and sloughs in the past few months.

PhilBSB

Mile 212

December 29, 2021

New sections of beach cliff slides 

dougdawson

Mile 212

October 9, 2021

Two locations with various degrees of erosion.

PhilBSB

Mile 212

July 15, 2021

dougdawson

Mile 212

April 21, 2021

A few new drainage pipes and a new cement walkway onto the beach at the south end of the Surfland development.

PhilBSB

Mile 212

January 21, 2021

Huge Sand erosion centered around South Beach Day use area.

dougdawson

Mile 212

December 25, 2020

Quiet day on the beach, Christmas and a rain/wind storm approaching.

PhilBSB