Report Details

The walking area at Siletz Bay from the picnic area to sand dunes where rock had been added is now covered with logs and sand. Some erosion to the rock area because of lower level of sand.

Conditions

Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 40. Walking or running: 20.

Concerns

Disturbances: Disturbance/harassment of marine mammals

Actions & Comments

On the beach south of inlet, Harbor Seals stayed in the water because of people who walked to the water's edge to see and photograph the animals. The seals returned to the beach when the people left.

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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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