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High winds likely resulting in lack of bird life. 5 gulls feeding at shoreline. Minimal to no plastics/garbage. 2 live starfish.

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 6.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 1. Walking or running: 1. Very quiet evening on the beach for a beautiful day

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 8.

Notable Wildlife

Notable lack of bird life likely due to high winds (gusts up to 23 mph)

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces. Minimal to no plastics/garbage. 2 live starfish. Notable lack of bird life likely due to high winds (gusts up to 23 mph)

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