Report Details

Nothing of significance was found in this observation except for the long twisted rope and the plywood crate. The reenforced area will be examined closely when we next observe Mile 213.

Conditions

Temperature: 58 F. Cloud Cover: Foggy. Wind Velocity: Strong. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 6.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 9. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 9.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 5.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1. Gull -- 2 wings

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces. 20 yds twisted rope & plywood crate (8'x6'), 1 opened side showing interior styrofoam (protecting something?) - no ID on box

Man-made Modifications

New riprap or shoreline protection structures. heavy timber criss-cross reenforcer

Actions & Comments

No action taken. Unfortunately camera didn't work when trying to take photos of the twisted rope, the plywood crate or the above-mentioned reenforcer. This walk was done with the previous 213 watcher so she could identify any changes since her last observation & give us a baseline of conditions in our mile.

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Mile 213

October 31, 2023

Lovely sunny day with little wind.

PaulJulia

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 213

May 10, 2023

A pleasant day on the beach at very low tide which exposed one large tidal pool which hadn't seen before.

PaulJulia

Mile 213

July 6, 2022

PaulJulia

Mile 213

January 23, 2022

Beach access previously had been closed for reconstruction.

PaulJulia

Mile 213

March 2, 2021

We usually access the beach via an entry at Surfland which hasn't been easy in the past.

PaulJulia

Mile 213

January 14, 2021

Morning after severe king tides along South Beach, OR.

hancherclan

Mile 213

October 24, 2020

1000s of washed up jelly fish and 1 washed up recently deceased sea lion

hancherclan

Mile 213

September 8, 2020

Around midnight last night, from our condo observed lights from a fishing boat apparently beached on South Beach, just south of SouthShore community.

hancherclan