Report Details

3 dead birds: 2 murre, 1 unknown (long neck, yellow feet)Retreat of solid bluff: homes south of Wayside. Overtopping: wood on riprap.Backfill from riprap on beach N/S of NW 6th.

Conditions

Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light.

Human Activities

Number of people: 20. Number of dogs: 5. Walking or running: 11. Playing in sand: 4. Other Activities: playing with dogs 5. 1 lumber truck/carrier parked along the side

Concerns

Litter

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 6.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 3. 2 murre, 1 unknown (long neck, yellow feet)

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Small rocks, Styrofoam, Wood pieces. plastic bags, cans, bottles, cellophane wrappers, rope, fireworks plastic, end table

New Development

Drainage pipes.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune, Newly exposed roots/trees falling, Evidence of wave overtopping, Visible retreat of solid bluff. Retreat of solid bluff: homes south of Wayside. Overtopping: wood on riprap

Actions & Comments

Picked up bag of litter.Could not walk on parts of the beach - 5th - 7th too dangerous with waves crashing on the riprap.Backfill from riprap on beach N/S of NW 6th.

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April 2, 2023

Large bale of styrofoam found.

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January 1, 2023

Overall the beach looked pretty good for post king tides and fireworks.

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October 22, 2022

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September 7, 2022

For the day after a holiday weekend the beach was exceptionally clean.

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February 6, 2022

A warm February day.

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A relatively calm day before the first King tide of 2022.

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September 14, 2021

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