Report Details

Beautiful day. Hot in Portland, but not too bad in Newport, Lincoln City. Lovely! Noticed some erosion, no dead birds, much seaweed and kelp on beach.

Conditions

Temperature: 67 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 0.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 14. Number of dogs: 6. Walking or running: 14. Playing in sand: 10. Sitting: 2. Photography: 1. People were happy and out and about on beach, but only abt 14 on mile 222. It was beautiful day. Foggy and fog hugged shoreline only, but was burning off with sun. Started out to be 67 , but ended up abt 73 degrees. Lovely...

Concerns

Kelp/algae collection

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 8.

Notable Wildlife

Lots of seaweed and kelp on beach. Did not see any dead seagulls or birds. Very clean beach.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass.

Natural Changes

Visible retreat of solid bluff.

Actions & Comments

I noticed erosion of cliffs. I last visited in Feb 09 and felt beach area seemed higher and slanted a bit. The stream that came out at my end of mile was deeper with some seagulls swimming.

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Mile 222

July 2, 2023

A windy day without much to report; just the usual off-leash dogs (no shorebirds present to potentially be flushed) and trash.

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Mile 222

April 2, 2023

Typical Oregon day, I saw hail, high wind, sun, and calm in the

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Mile 222

February 11, 2023

Gorgeous but cold and windy day.

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Mile 222

October 15, 2022

Peaceful, unsettlingly warm (for time of year) morning.

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Mile 222

September 25, 2022

Relatively high amount of people, mainly dogwalkers, out early for a pleasant Sunday morning trip to the beach.

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Mile 222

July 17, 2022

Very little water in Wade Creek.

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Mile 222

July 10, 2022

The beach fire close to vegetation, and somewhat close to access point was the main unusual concern to report, otherwise just the usual concern of trash.

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Mile 222

May 30, 2022

Notable highlights: relatively small landslide at the mile's middle parking lot; large piece of shipping debris; large tree debris (unusual to see large natural or unnatural debris at this mile; the usual trash (though as usual, less than seen at miles 223 and 224 to the north); a bald eagle and barn swallows!

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