Report Details

What a beautiful day. The bluff continues to erode. The driftline contained sea grass, and lots of both tiny bits of wood and tiny bits of plastic.

Conditions

Temperature: 37 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 7.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 30. Number of dogs: 5. Walking or running: 30.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 15.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune, Newly exposed roots/trees falling.

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