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Today was a beautiful day to walk on the beach with a dog or to take photos of the birds. The beach belonged to the birds today. The gulls were taking their usual spots on the beach and fleets of pelicans were flying above the surf. 

Conditions

Temperature: 42 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NE. Tide Level: 3.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 11. Number of dogs: 5. Walking or running: 8. Photography: 3. Great day for walking dogs on the beach and taking pictures of the waves and the fleets of pelicans.

Concerns

Apparent violations: No concerns on this beautiful fall day..

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 1.

Notable Wildlife

California brown pelicans.

Beached Birds

None noted,

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

None noted.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces. Above the driftline, there was a large tangle of kelp.

New Development

Someone painted a mural at the Wecoma Beach entrance.

Man-made Modifications

There continues to be a people-dug cave near the Roads End Beach entrance.

Natural Changes

None noted.

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Mile 244

October 31, 2023

Today was a beautiful day to walk on the beach with a dog or to take photos of the birds.

SallyG

Mile 244

July 5, 2023

Although there are signs prohibiting fires and fireworks, they don't seem to be enforced.

SallyG

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April 14, 2023

I've attached photos of what appears to be a homeless shelter built into a cliff wall and a picture of children digging in the cliff wall.

SallyG

Mile 244

June 13, 2022

An incredible opportunity to watch two bald eagle on Lincoln City, Oregon Beach.

garretta

Mile 244

February 19, 2022

What stays the same here and needs attention is the plastic drainage pipes hanging down the cliff from private property that drain onto the beach.

Victoria

Mile 244

December 28, 2021

Crab fishing gear on the beach.

Victoria

Mile 244

July 30, 2021

A foggy morning on mile 244.

Victoria

Mile 244

July 5, 2021

Hot fireworks and smoldering fires on beach.

Victoria