Report Details

Beach was the cleanest we have seen it, very few pieces of styrofoam, no water bottles or other packaging. Only two others on beach, 1 running 1 sitting. Found 3 mures that appeared to be exhausted from flying in very strong winds. Also 5 dead mures, two of which had electrical wire ties on the right wing shaft.

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Strong. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Walking or running: 1. Sitting: 1.

Notable Wildlife

Found 3 common mures that appeared to be exhausted from flying in very strong wind.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 5. Common mures

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Styrofoam.

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