Report Details

Brown pelican feeding frenzy at Cascade Head.

Conditions

Temperature: 65 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 2.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 4. Walking or running: 1. Sitting: 1. Other Activities: one power boat with two people.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 5. RVs/Buses parking: 1.

Notable Wildlife

Many brown pelicans fishing off Cascade Head; Brandt's and pelagic cormorant, common murre, pigeon guillemot, western and glaucous-winged gull.

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May 17, 2021

Three bald eagles at Cascade Head

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October 11, 2019

Notable birds:  rhinoceros auklets, red-necked grebe, and harlequin duck.

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July 4, 2018

Immature bald eagle at Cascade Head.

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May 7, 2018

Pelagic cormorants, pigeon guillemots, one bald eagle, and 4-5 harbor seals at Cascade Head.

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June 30, 2017

Common murres, pigeon guillemots, pelagic cormorants, and harbor seals at Cascade Head.

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May 13, 2016

Immature bald eagle, pigeon guillemots, pelagic cormorants, and harbor seals at Cascade Head.

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October 5, 2015

Nine fishermen, western and horned grebes, pigeon guillemot, three cormorant species, one swimming sea lion, and ten harbor seals.

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May 26, 2015

I rescued two capsized kayakers in chaotic surf off the mouth of the Salmon River.

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