Report Details

3 Western Gulls on Beach, 1 Cormorant fishing in surf. Wrack line consist of wood pieces, kelp, shells, small rocks, a few aluminum cans. People walking, playing in surf, rockhunting, fishing, sunbathing, and metal detecting. Improvements to Beachfront RV Park noted, and they continue to keep park clean and free of debris. Natural changes noted to sand deposition and erosion.

Conditions

Temperature: 53 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NE. Tide Level: 0.2 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 20. Number of dogs: 5. Walking or running: 2. Playing in sand: 5. Sitting: 3. Surfing: 1. Fishing: 3. 1 person metal detecting.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 25. RVs/Buses parking: 6.

Notable Wildlife

3 Western Gulls on beach, 1 Cormorant fishing.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces, Land-based debris (picnics, etc.).

New Development

Continued improvements to Beachfront RV Park.

Natural Changes

Changes to sand deposition and erosion.

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July 27, 2023

People walking, playing in the surf, sitting on the beach, sunbathing, rockhunting and one person kayaking.

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May 20, 2023

People walking with dogs on leash, playing in sand, rockhunting, one person fishing on shore, and one person kayaking, evidence of fires noted, and litter from picnics;  plastic, rope, and fishing line removed from wrack line.

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March 15, 2023

3 Western Gulls on Beach, 1 Cormorant fishing in surf.

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December 14, 2022

Natural changes in the sand deposition; wrack line includes wood pieces, animal casings, small amount of plasitics and fiberglass debris.

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October 18, 2022

People walking, playing in the sand, rockhunting, surfing and fishing, debris from picnicing, and fires noted.

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September 27, 2022

8 Western Gulls, 2 Cormorants on sea rocks possibly Pelagic, 8 Cormorants flying together appeared to be Double-crested.

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