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First morning of the year, and our first report as Coast Watchers. Arrived to the beach, and were the only ones there for a while before people started to slowly show up. 27 people total, 4 dogs. Most were to there to walk the beach, 3 people were playing with a small drone near the base of the parking lot steps.Lots of seafoam today. a few greater moon jellies in the tidewrack, but mostly small bits of wood, plastic, and some fresh bull kelp. Saw some gulls, one raven, and a couple steller's jays.No noticeable changes to the physical environment since our last visit in December.

Conditions

Temperature: 50 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: W. Tide Level: 8.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 27. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 24. Other Activities: 3 people playing with a drone.

Concerns

Disturbances: Shorebirds moving in response to humans/dogs

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 9.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Wood pieces, Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Styrofoam, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.).

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February 18, 2020

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February 3, 2020

Arrived today around mid tide as it was on its way out.

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January 20, 2020

The beach was more stoney than sandy today, the tidewrack made up of mostly small plastics and wood.

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January 1, 2020

First morning of the year, and our first report as Coast Watchers.

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May 27, 2019

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