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The only major change was in the sand. Whereas the sandy area used to be largest at the access to the campground, now there was little sand there, but large sandy areas to the south (day use area)and to the north. The waterfall to the south was full and lovely.

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 50. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 42. Playing in surf: 2. Playing in sand: 1. Sitting: 4. Photography: 1.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 20.

Notable Wildlife

Seagulls, and some black seabirds with white on head.Kelp at base of bluffs

Driftline Content

Almost nothing at the driftline.

Natural Changes

The usual erosion, a few new trees down

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September 29, 2023

It was a windy and cloudy day and hence the beach was fairly deserted.

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July 25, 2023

A perfect beach day.

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May 8, 2023

It was a sunny, early spring type day.

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