Report Details

Increased amount large and medium driftwood pieces north of MP 29. Medium and small pieces south of MP 29Multiple small plastic bottle caps picked up today. Also many short pieces colored twine used to tie crab pots etc. Saw one lone gull.

Conditions

Temperature: 44 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 7.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 6. Number of dogs: 4. Playing in sand: 3. Sitting: 3. Horse trailer parked in parking lot

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 16.

Notable Wildlife

One lone gull

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Wood pieces, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.). Increased amount large and medium driftwood pieces north of MP 29. Medium and small pieces south of MP 29 Multiple small plastic bottle caps picked up today. Also many short pieces colored twine used to tie crab pots etc

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