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Several seals were basking on the other side of the water in the bay. In the drift line, at low tide, there were dogwinkles, nassas, and other gastropods mixed in with multiple types of kelp and seaweed. There was only a small amount of plastic litter, mostly plastic bottles and bottle caps.

Conditions

Temperature: 64 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW.

Human Activities

Number of people: 35. Number of dogs: 6. Walking or running: 15. Playing in sand: 10. Sitting: 4.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

One dead small silver fish near Siletz Bay

Driftline Content

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

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January 2, 2024

Dense driftwood accumulation along the bank; high tides.

Jane Mulholland

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July 30, 2023

It was a beautiful day with a lot of people out playing and enjoying the beach.

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February 15, 2023

It was a nice day; lots of people out on the beach.

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December 3, 2022

Nothing unusual or concerning noted.

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June 18, 2022

Beautiful day; no issues noted at all.

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December 27, 2021

This was the day we had snow in Lincoln City so it was cold.

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October 2, 2021

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August 9, 2021

The beach was quite clean and free from any obvious issues.

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