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I have been down on my mile every day for a weekthe numbers of people weddingsdead birdsrambling dogs occupied beach chairs has been never seen before by meIve walked that beach since 1978

Conditions

Temperature: 74 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 208. Number of dogs: 17.

Concerns

Apparent violations: dogs were all most all off leash.

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 32.

Beached Birds

23 dead Murres

Stranded Marine Mammals

Total stranded mammals: 1. baby seal taped off from the public

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

dead birds scattered all over

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces. lots of abandon plastic children shovels etc

New Development

Bluff development.

Man-made Modifications

New riprap or shoreline protection structures. tons of round river rock

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune, Major cracks appearing in bluffs, Newly exposed roots/trees falling. generally bluff is eroding away

Actions & Comments

called marine mammal network no answer

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Mile 275

October 12, 2023

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March 11, 2022

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December 31, 2021

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December 31, 2021

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August 28, 2021

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Mile 275

April 2, 2021

I observed Large and small debris mostly from crabbing spread from mile 275 - 279

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December 22, 2020

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