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12 sea stars were on the large rock 100 feet south of Arch Cape.  No wasting was observed. There were over 100 crab casings in a 200 foot section of the driftline.  Most of the casings measured 3 to 5 inches across the back.  There were some casings smaller and a few larger than the others.  There over 100 brown pelicans moving from Gull Rock to the beach at low tides and to Castle Rock this week.  See pics.  One picture of the beach looking north showing some of the area east of the beach and one picture of the beach looking south including some of the area east of the beach on mile 307.

Conditions

Temperature: 67 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 1.9 feet.

Human Activities

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

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt).

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Pelicans on sand at Cove Beach
Pelicans at water line on sand at Cove Beach
Mile 307 looking north
Mile 307 looking south

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Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

March 14, 2024

The wrack line contained small (2-4") crab casings, clam shells and broken sand dollars. There was a small land slide near a house drain line - see picture. The sand level was low on the north end of mile 307 which leaves the rocks uncovered.

RICK HESS

Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

December 11, 2023

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

Rick Hess

Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

September 15, 2023

8 people and 2 dogs were walking on the beach.

Bald Eagle

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

June 8, 2023

Three people were walking on the beach.

Bald Eagle

decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

March 16, 2023

I was the only person on the beach.

Bald Eagle

Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

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

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

December 15, 2022

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

Bald Eagle

Mile 307

Cove Beach north, Arch Cape, Arch Cape Creek

September 1, 2022

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

Bald Eagle