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sand deposition appears lower than 2016 summer level;abundent mole crab casings;haven't seen pyrosomes on this beach before;no Ochre Sea Stars on Mile 309, but a few on Jockey Cap on Mile 310;driftwood installations.

Conditions

Temperature: 62 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: -1.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 16. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 12. Playing in sand: 2. Photography: 2.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 4. Common Murre

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt). pyrosomes

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

July 23, 2023

Windy beachsweeper with low tide, visitors at Hug Point, but otherwise empty mile.

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

October 1, 2022

Beautiful unusually warm day with strong offshore breeze.

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

July 15, 2022

Cool overcast morning of -2.

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

June 26, 2021

Folks and dogs getting ready for a great day at the beach

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

April 28, 2021

calm spring morning with significant low tide, several folks with dogs, sparse driftline

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

December 16, 2020

Some beach was visible at the south end of the mile; no beach was visible at the north end.

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

September 30, 2020

peaceful early fall evening

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Mile 309

Austin Point, Hug Point SP, Arcadia Beach south

July 6, 2020

high sand level, able to clear Hug Point on foot by 50 yards at ~-1.

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