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The kind of day that sends tourists to the real estate offices in town. Beach very clean - no refuse around firepits; I collected less than a pound of human-related debris on my mile. Eight Common murre carcasses.

Conditions

Temperature: 68 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 7.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 42. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 15. Playing in surf: 10. Playing in sand: 10. Sitting: 5. Surfing: 2.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 8.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 8. Common murres - 6 adults, 2 juveniles. All to the south end of mile 236. Two pretty chewed up, the others mostly intact, belly up.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Small rocks, Wood pieces. Picked up one tiny piece of plastic on the driftline

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune.

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Mile 236

January 20, 2023

Beautiful day.

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Mile 236

February 26, 2022

After a spate of sunny weather, we finally have rain, or at least drizzle.

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Mile 236

December 15, 2021

A relatively dry afternoon; maybe three people besides me.

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Mile 236

January 21, 2021

As I don't live here, there's a lot that I miss.

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Mile 236

November 22, 2020

It has been a while since I've been able to cover my mile.

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Mile 236

February 2, 2020

Storm damage for this mile seems mostly at Laurel/Sijota; Morris Excavation has built a roadbed parallel to the bluff for equipment access; some erosion at World Mark, north of state park.

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Mile 236

January 15, 2019

Remarkably little debris - anticipating a different story after the King tides!

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Mile 236

October 19, 2018

Gorgeous afternoon, bracing wind, an unobscured sun as it nears the horizon

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