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The beach was clear again today. In fact, we have few clouds and the ocean mist has vanished. The sand was soft about halfway to the water's edge. It has been rather dry here, too, then.

Conditions

Temperature: 68 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 76. Number of dogs: 5. Walking or running: 73. Playing in surf: 6. Playing in sand: 2. Sitting: 2. Photography: 2.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

Western Gulls - dozens - flying, being fed, strutting. Heaps of molting crab in various sizes.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1.

Stranded Marine Mammals

This poor fellow had a long beak, black back, white belly - what was left of it. I saw no ID marking.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

6 valella, dry

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Mile 244

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

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

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

July 5, 2023

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

SallyG

Mile 244

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

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

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

June 13, 2022

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

garretta

Mile 244

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

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

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

December 28, 2021

Crab fishing gear on the beach.

Victoria

Mile 244

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

July 30, 2021

A foggy morning on mile 244.

Victoria

Mile 244

Wecoma Beach north, Lincoln City, Roads End south

July 5, 2021

Hot fireworks and smoldering fires on beach.

Victoria