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We haven't seen any unusual wildlife or major changes in the coastline.  The students of Cannon Beach Academy are incredibly dedicated to picking up as much litter as they possibly can and are very disappointed about the number of cigarette butts that litter our beach and our ocean.

Conditions

Temperature: 54 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: -1.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 11. Number of dogs: 1. Walking or running: 9. Tidepooling: 1. Other Activities: There was one bicyclist. Haystack Rock tour in progress Most activity was walkers

Concerns

Litter

Apparent violations: While the beach at mile 312 is usually fairly clean, we found quite a bit of litter around some fire pits at the Tolovana Inn and some cast off shoes as well as a shark tooth necklace..

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 19. RVs/Buses parking: 1.

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces, Land-based debris (picnics, etc.).

Actions & Comments

We collected a bit of litter, most notably around the fire pits by the Tolovana Inn.

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Mile 312

June 12, 2023

Cannon Beach Academy

Mile 312

May 9, 2023

We haven't seen any unusual wildlife or major changes in the coastline.

Cannon Beach Academy

Mile 312

April 4, 2023

It was a beautiful but chilly day, so not that many people were out.

Cannon Beach Academy

Mile 312

March 16, 2023

This was the first visit to our adopted mile.

Cannon Beach Academy

Mile 312

April 15, 2020

A beautiful day on the beach, sunny and partly cloudy with little wind.

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Mile 312

March 24, 2020

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Mile 312

April 27, 2017

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Mile 312

April 3, 2013

usual spring break activity

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