Report Details

Many jellyfish pieces. Light (7) human use, not one speck of litter on beach or dunes path.

Conditions

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

Human Activities

Number of people: 7. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 7.

Concerns

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

Unusual concentration. Many jellyfish pieces

Actions & Comments

This time I returned by walking far into the dunes to the east, and I found a ranger trail near the bay that took me all the way back to the parking lot (round trip: 7 miles). Not one speck of human litter on beach or dunes path.

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Mile 296

July 14, 2019

North of the Nehalem River mile 296 is accessible only by an ~2 mile beach walk (or bicycle or horse) or a similar distance on a sandy track running down the center of the spit.

JMorris

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Mile 296

November 10, 2018

A sunny weekend day at the beach, loads of people, SOLV cleanup in September, beach extremely clean.

Coopersmith

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Mile 296

June 12, 2018

Many new signs.

Coopersmith

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Mile 296

February 13, 2018

Gorgeous day: low temperature brought out only the hardiest, well-wrapped walkers.

Coopersmith

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Mile 296

October 6, 2013

Since this mile, ending in the Nehalem Bay North Jetty, is in a state park and activity is patrolled by park rangers, it is clean.

Coopersmith

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Mile 296

June 10, 2010

Aside from noted litter, otherwise clean; no erosion or interference.

Coopersmith

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Mile 296

May 18, 2010

This afternoon I hiked the length of the South Nehalem Jetty.

skyhar8000

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Mile 296

March 19, 2010

Unusual to see hikers climbing on N.

Coopersmith