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Light traffic today, very few other people on foot or in cars. The usual evidence of people driving up onto the protected dunes (5 sets of tracks), a bit surprising given the recent erosion and resulting steep dune base.One small heap of trash (beer cans) from where someone parked and had their little party.Photo of post just north of mile 327/328 shows foredune growth -- taller post top is curremtly 6' tall, was 8' last summer. Shorter post it's scabbed onto was 8' tall 3 years ago, now more than half buried.

Conditions

Temperature: 34 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 5.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 2. Walking or running: 2. evidence of driving in the protected dunes

Concerns

Litter

Vehicles

Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 4.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1.

Driftline Content

Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Wood pieces.

Natural Changes

Erosion of vegetated foredune.

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Mile 328

April 26, 2020

Beautiful calm sunny day on the beach.

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July 30, 2015

A beautiful, warm, sunny morning.

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June 30, 2014

A beautiful sunny day with a bit of wind.

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September 13, 2012

Hundreds of birds were swarming along the surf line, from pelicans to small shorebirds.

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February 3, 2012

Another beautiful, sunny, calm day at the beach.

Jann Luesse

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Mile 328

December 29, 2010

Lots of blowing sand in the high winds.

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October 13, 2010

warm sunny day at beach.

Jann Luesse

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Mile 328

May 2, 2010

Nice day, a bit windy.

tsunami