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Rainy day along our mile. Most human activity was down at Fogarty creek. 2 stranded seals and 3 dead birds were suprising to come across. Called the Marine Mammal Institute to report the seals.

Conditions

Temperature: 56 F. Cloud Cover: Rain. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 7.1 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 21. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 8. Photography: 3. Fishing: 2. Other Activities: Fishing was taking place at Boiler Bay overlook, not at Fogarty Creek.

Concerns

Apparent violations: camping on the beach at Fogarty Creek Rec Area - tent, chair, etc..

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 19.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 3. no leg bands - 1 gull, 1 common murre, 1 pelican

Stranded Marine Mammals

Total stranded mammals: 2. 2 dead seals - called into the Marine Mammal Institute. Larger seal (possibly sealion?) missing face

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November 18, 2023

Rainy day along our mile.

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September 15, 2023

Mild day on the Oregon coast!

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May 25, 2023

Another nice day on the Oregon coast!

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April 3, 2023

Chilly but exciting trip to Fogarty Creek and Boiler Bay.

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December 24, 2015

A lot of tsunami debris on beach.

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May 10, 2015

Lots of agate hunters for this minus tide event (-0.

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April 25, 2015

Fogarty Creek Beach appeared to be in good shape with return of the sand.

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June 16, 2014

20 people were on Fogarty Beach, most agate hunting.

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