Report Details

Healthy and clean beach. Almost no man-made trash. No inappropriate use.

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light.

Human Activities

Number of people: 30. Number of dogs: 20. Walking or running: 30. Playing in surf: 2. Playing in sand: 6. Sitting: 9. People mostly walking along the beach with their dogs. Two bicycles. No disruptive or inappropriate activity.

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea).

Actions & Comments

An abandoned house has been salvaged and cleaned up, although a door still remains in the bushes. An old exposed pipe is no longer leaked oil.

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All Mile 311 Reports

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Mile 311

September 9, 2022

What a beautiful morning at mile 311!

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Mile 311

August 14, 2022

Today, we observed a total of 896 Ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus) at the northern rocky outcroppings exposed by the low tides at Silver Point.

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Mile 311

July 31, 2022

Today, we observed a total of 1388 Ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus) at the northern rocky outcroppings exposed by the low tides at Silver Point.

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Mile 311

July 17, 2022

Today, we observed a whopping total of 1,059 Ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus) at the northern rocky outcroppings exposed by the low tides at Silver Point.

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Mile 311

June 18, 2022

Today, we observed 464 Ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus) at the northern rocky outcroppings exposed by the low tides at Silver Point.

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Mile 311

June 4, 2022

A morning walk on mile 311 from Tolovanna Wayside to Silver Point/Jockey Cap revealed a high relative abundance of ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus) in rocky tidepools during the outgoing tide.

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Mile 311

March 28, 2022

At 9:16am, on 3/28/2022, I was birdwatching at Silver Point, Clatsop County when I was excited to observe a light-colored, white faced, large bodied sea otter swimming north around the left most sea stack.

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Mile 311

September 7, 2021

Specifically came out for the new moon low-tide action, and Silver Point delivered.

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