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Dead starfish, perhaps a hundred of them on a short stretch (150 feet?) of sandy beach. The seagulls were feeding on them. Pics attached.

Conditions

Temperature: 56 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 4.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 12. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 9. Sitting: 3.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 10.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Unusual concentration. dead starfish, perhaps one hundred on roughly a 150 ft. stretch of sandy beach, the gulls were feeding on them, picture attached

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces. a lot of stiff grass, reminded me of hay

Natural Changes

Landslides/major boulder falls.

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