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Some beach accesses have been reopened (50B and between property 281/283). Others are still roped off and dangerous. Access at Beach Grass Lane has been improved.

Conditions

Temperature: 55 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light.

Human Activities

Number of people: 5. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 3. Sitting: 2. Just general beach strolling, dogs on leashes.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces.

New Development

New staircase built in one area, not attached to a private home. Will investigate who can use.

Man-made Modifications

Dune modification/removal, Beachgrass planting or removal, New riprap or shoreline protection structures. I was told by residents that riprap project was finished for now, but there is a large excavation on beach in front of properties 307-309-311, with piles of boulders waiting to be placed.

Actions & Comments

New home, I think, being built on property #305 with large equipment positioned on the property on beach side. Some boulders piled on beach may be used to riprap that property. No work being done on a Sunday.

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In front of property 311 on Salishan Drive.

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Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

May 20, 2024

The beach was completely empty today.

Cathy

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Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

December 20, 2023

Beach was completely deserted today. The only usable accesses are at 50B and in between properties 281 and 283.

Catherine Berger

Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

October 8, 2023

Beach was calm and litter-free.

Cathy238

Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

July 9, 2023

Some beach accesses have been reopened (50B and between property 281/283).

Cathy238

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Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

March 26, 2023

Beach accesses are currently closed along Salishan Drive, except at the end of the road at access #50, and an unmarked access at lot #349.

Cathy238

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Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

December 29, 2022

Very little beach to walk on at this time of year at high tide.

Cathy238

Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

September 1, 2022

Some accesses are usable again, like the one near lot 281.

Cathy238

Mile 238

Salishan Spit, North Lagoon, Siletz Bay

June 7, 2022

Very little activity and little debris (logs, kelp, etc) today on this mile.

Cathy238