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A beautiful day with clear skies and beautiful surf. The beach looked good except for the plastic debris.

Conditions

Temperature: 57 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 1.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 38. Number of dogs: 12. Walking or running: 31. Playing in sand: 5. Sitting: 2. The first time I have seen the new E Bikes on the beach. There were two of them and they were moving quickly.

Concerns

Litter

Apparent violations: Two tires were funf on the beach.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 18. RVs/Buses parking: 1. ATVs/OHVs on beach, allowed: 2.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces, Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Styrofoam, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.). There was a lot of kelp on the beach, probably from the large waves here this last week. A few crab casings. Lots on bottle tops, shot gun wads, green pieces of plastic, one buoy. We had a full trash bag when we returned to the lot.

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Mile 26

September 25, 2022

Beautiful day with pelicans fishing the surf , seagulls on the beach , little trash compared to same time last year.

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Mile 26

July 16, 2022

The beach was very clean, sand was warm, and the waves were running hard.

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May 22, 2022

This was the cleanest the beach has ever been since we have walked it.

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Mile 26

April 7, 2022

A beautiful day with clear skies and beautiful surf.

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Mile 26

March 11, 2022

Mile 26 was the cleanest it has ever been.

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February 10, 2022

It was a warm and beautiful day!

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Mile 26

January 19, 2022

There was still a lot of styrofoam on the beach!

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January 8, 2022

There was a lot of trash on the beach.

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