Report Details

The park is looking a bit ragged. Bluffs continue to be eaten away exposing more pipes/sandbags. The land-side face of the dune in front of the campground is crumbling. We were told by a camp host that a couple of new cabins are being built and it sounds like yurts and cabins continue to be well-used.

Conditions

Temperature: 48 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SE. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Two cars by camping cabin.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

One seagull.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune, Newly exposed roots/trees falling, Evidence of wave overtopping, Visible retreat of solid bluff.

Actions & Comments

Waves have carried rocks into the day use area, the group camping area, and campgrounds A and B. Sand has returned to the beach area. The bluff continues to be eroded.

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