Report Details

Earth day on our beach mile: wild strawberries and vetch blooming on the beach approach. Surf clam diggers were getting clams. A number of shorepines were distressed at the beginning of our beach approach from the start of Parking Lot A. The dunes were altered from a series of high tides and there was minimal driftwood on the beach.

Conditions

Temperature: 58 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Moderate. Wind Direction: NW. Tide Level: 0.3 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 16. Number of dogs: 1. Walking or running: 1. Other Activities: clamdigging.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 3. Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 6.

Notable Wildlife

gulls

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 1. no leg bands--unable to identify this foot long bird with mottled brown and white feathers

Natural Changes

Visible retreat of solid bluff. due to high tides

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Mile 338

January 1, 2024

A very clean mile on this sunny first day of the year 2024.

Beth E Kandoll

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October 1, 2023

A beautiful clear blue sky and a mild windy day.

Randy and Beth

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March 29, 2023

Probably the cleanest our mile has ever seemed with virtually no human debris to pick up on our walk back south.

Randy and Beth

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Mile 338

January 1, 2023

A very quiet day on our beach mile with beach clean of debris/driftwood.

Randy and Beth

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Mile 338

September 24, 2022

More people than we have experienced on mile 338 on this sunny autumn day with a bank of cirrhus clouds on the horizon.

Randy and Beth

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Mile 338

June 27, 2022

Two notable things on our beach mile walk today.

Randy and Beth

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Mile 338

March 19, 2022

Notably, very few birds.

Randy and Beth

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Mile 338

December 25, 2021

A cold walk on Christmas morning that started out with hail and a moderate north wind, and ended with sun coming through the clouds.

Randy and Beth