Report Details

My stop was brief; I walked just in the vicinity of Myers Crk where repaving and some reconstruction was underway. It's being conducted with care. Beach plants were flowering. Wrack line held clumps of large mussels. Saw my first GBH here. Foggy to the south and at sea.

Conditions

Temperature: 68 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 12. Walking or running: 8. Photography: 3. Surfing: 1. Beach activities are people enjoying the cool as it is 100+ inland. First time I've seen a surfer here; mile 24 is the surfer spot.Myers creek bridge is undergoing work. Heavy equipment about; resurfcing , new railngs. No contractor name evident and no one working today. Tiny bit of colorless, odorless water drainage escaping to rocks under the bridge. It is from wetting new concrete above.

Concerns

Apparent violations: none.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 5. RVs/Buses parking: 5.

Notable Wildlife

1 great blue heron wading in Myers Creek on the beach,gulls about.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Unusual concentration. For 50 yds S. of Myers Crk, the wrack line is almost exclusively composed of large mussels, singly and in clumps.

Driftline Content

Shells.

Man-made Modifications

none

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Pistol River SP north, south of Myers Creek

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Mile 23

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Mile 23

Pistol River SP north, south of Myers Creek

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