Report Details

Normally we see far more people on the beach at this time but the clamming season is temporarily closed due to toxins. We picked up a lot of trash consisting mostly of plastic bottles.

Conditions

Temperature: 56 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: S. Tide Level: 2.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 18. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 6. Playing in surf: 3. Other Activities: dog walking. Very quiet morning on the beach with most people simply driving the beach. The clamming season is temporarily closed due to toxins which accounts for the low number of people for such a calm day.

Concerns

Litter

Vehicles

ATVs/OHVs parking: 1. Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 4.

Notable Wildlife

gulls, crow, sanderlings

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 2.

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

one dead sea lion

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.), Small rocks, Styrofoam, Wood pieces.

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December 21, 2022

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September 21, 2022

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July 5, 2022

Had a dozen plus individuals (Lewis and Clark National Historic Park youth engagement along with Oregon State Parks) over a 5 hour period picking up post fourth of July trash.

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June 21, 2022

Today the NPS crew joined the hybrid beach grass training with Risa Askerooth from Oregon State University.

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