Report Details

Tide was out, and beach was relatively clean. A new home is being built on 26th St. bluff.

Human Activities

Number of people: 42. Walking or running: 2. Tidepooling: 20.

Concerns

Litter

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 2. 1 Puffin, 1 Pigeon Guillemot

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Small rocks, Wood pieces.

New Development

Bluff development, Drainage pipes, Steps down bluff.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune, Visible retreat of solid bluff.

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Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

April 7, 2024

Significant changes specifically at NW 30th Street in front of Surftides Motel with exposed slabs, large rocks, gravel fields and huge boulders where only flat sand was before.

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Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

March 31, 2024

Beautiful sunny Spring Break morning.

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Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

January 16, 2024

Balmy 40 degree quiet day after a week of freezing rain and significant ice with temps in the low 30's.

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Mile 243

Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

December 8, 2023

For the first time, no dead birds or mammals seen, but many dead fish at the wrack line today.

Patty Gardner

Mile 243

Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

December 6, 2023

Again, short walk today but unusual concentration of dead fish, maybe 20-30 from NW 32nd to NW 26th Streets, Wecoma Beach.

Garretta

Mile 243

Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

November 7, 2023

Bright sunny day after a few of heavy rain and winds.

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Mile 243

Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

September 29, 2023

Four dead birds, one dead seal (reported to Oregon Marine Mammal Stranding Network).

PattyG

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Wecoma Beach, Lincoln City

September 5, 2023

The Morning After Labor Day weekend is a lovely time on the Oregon Coast.

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