Report Details

Very low sand levels, especially south of Arch Cape.Healthy beach and tidepools at low tides. Exceptional large # of Brown Pelicans on and close to shore and on the large Gull Rock.*Outside my mile territory: about 100-200 Red Phalaropes flitting on the sewage ponds in Cannon Beach(8-20-07)

Conditions

Temperature: 70 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 0.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 10. Playing in surf: 5. Playing in sand: 5. Sitting: 5. Tidepooling: 10.

Concerns

Apparent violations: none.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 2.

Notable Wildlife

An exceptional number of brown pelicans (150-200) in the surf fishing, preening on the sandy beach areas between gulls and resting on the Gull Rocks all August, between pelagic cormorants and murres.A few harbor seals

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 2. murres

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

no further erosion

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Mile 307

December 11, 2023

Other than the wheel and tire, the beach was very clean.

Rick Hess

Mile 307

September 15, 2023

8 people and 2 dogs were walking on the beach.

Bald Eagle

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 307

June 8, 2023

Three people were walking on the beach.

Bald Eagle

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 307

March 16, 2023

I was the only person on the beach.

Bald Eagle

Mile 307

February 25, 2023

Beautiful sunny day on the beach with a few pockets of snow from the storm two days ago remaining.

patecobb

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 307

December 15, 2022

There were two people and one dog walking on the beach.

Bald Eagle

Mile 307

September 1, 2022

12 sea stars were on the large rock 100 feet south of Arch Cape.

Bald Eagle

Mile 307

August 21, 2022

Very nice day out there and a few people were all enjoing the surf.

patecobb