Report Details

People walking, playing in the sand, rockhunting, surfing and fishing, debris from picnicing, and fires noted. Metal ramps removed down to beach, improvements to Beachfront RV Park noted. 2 Common ravens on beach, 2 juvenile Double-crested cormorants swimming and diving, 1 Pelagic Cormorant flying.

Conditions

Temperature: 66 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 3.9 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 16. Number of dogs: 7. Walking or running: 9. Playing in surf: 2. Playing in sand: 6. Sitting: 6. Surfing: 1. Fishing: 2.

Concerns

Fire, Litter

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 35. RVs/Buses parking: 34.

Notable Wildlife

Common raven 2 on beach, Double-crested Cormorant 2 juvenile swimming and diving in water, Pelagic Cormorant 1 flying.

Driftline Content

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

New Development

Improvements to Beachfront RV Park

Man-made Modifications

Metal beach ramps removed.

Report Images

Report Images

Share this post

All Mile 3 Reports

Showing 8 of 20 reports

Mile 3

February 8, 2024

People walking on the beach some with dogs, all on leashes, and some taking pictures, 2 people rock hunting, 2 people surfing, all cars parked legally in parking lot.

Fiona Day-Cofer

Mile 3

October 20, 2023

People walking, sitting, rock hunting, playing in sand, and walking dogs; evidence of unhoused persons and fires on beach.

FionaDC

Mile 3

July 27, 2023

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

FionaDC

Mile 3

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.

FionaDC

Mile 3

March 15, 2023

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

FionaDC

Mile 3

December 14, 2022

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

FionaDC

Mile 3

October 18, 2022

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

FionaDC

Mile 3

September 27, 2022

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

FionaDC