Report Details

Beach relatively clean, less debris seen than in previous visits. Only found 2 plastic bottles, much less styrofoam. Found a small wooden shipping pallet heavily encrusted with barnacles.

Conditions

Temperature: 65 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: W. Tide Level: 1.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 4. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 4. Couple from rental house near beach looking for lost car keys in sand.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 1.

Notable Wildlife

Flight of Pelicans flying along shore line.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, Styrofoam.

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July 23, 2023

Apparent crab exuvia - lots of Dungeness crab shells along the high-tide line and in the shallow mini-lagoons formed at low tide.

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May 24, 2023

Juvenile bald eagle flew northbound just before the sighting of the gull.

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April 14, 2023

Very lovely weather and isolated beach.

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March 16, 2023

Beautiful day, beach very wide and clean.

bballentine

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January 19, 2023

Found one water bottle in driftwood.

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November 9, 2022

We have been monitoring this section of beach for over 10 years now.

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April 17, 2022

Infestation of crab parts in one stretch of beach.

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