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Extremely clean beach. Only a handful of trash items (dog waste bag, straw, can, six pack plastic holder, wrappers, plastic cork) the entire mile.  spray paint tags across two rocks seen four homes in from n 3rd beach access.

Conditions

Temperature: 54 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 2.4 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 17. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 9. Playing in surf: 4. Other Activities: Bonfire - 3. Very light activity. Midweek spring day.

Concerns

Apparent violations: Continue to see private property signs placed on beach for the condo building on n 3rd. A couple rocks on beach four houses north of n 3rd and pacific beach entrance were tagged with spray paint. Picture below..

Notable Wildlife

None seen.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Looked to be young lancet fish or similar on beach. Single one found.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Wood pieces.

Actions & Comments

Previous email sent to beach patrol about signs last month but no answer.  rocks tagged is new (to me). No report made beyond this report. 

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Small dead fish
A very clean beach experience today. Minimal trash collected.
Signs on beach indicating private property.
Tagged rocks
Additional view of tagged rocks

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A warm February day.

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September 14, 2021

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