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A very sunny day with lots of human and horse activity on our beach mile. We picked up styrofoam on our way back at the high tide line, but filled our large garbage bag fairly quickly and will need to go back again soon.

Conditions

Temperature: 68 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 1.1 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 25. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 3. Playing in surf: 6. Playing in sand: 10. Sitting: 4. Surfing: 2. There were five horse trailers at the beach access point and horses on the beach. Several families sitting/playing in sand.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 15. Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 1.

Notable Wildlife

Cormorants were in abundance today and a few seagulls

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

There was a large carcass of a fish--probably a sturgeon

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt).

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

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Many folks enjoying a sunny Easter Sunday with mild wind and warm temperatures.

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

January 1, 2024

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

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

October 1, 2023

A beautiful clear blue sky and a mild windy day.

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

March 29, 2023

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

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

January 1, 2023

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

Randy and Beth

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

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

Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

June 27, 2022

Two notable things on our beach mile walk today.

Randy and Beth

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Clatsop Spit, Jetty Lagoon, Fort Stevens SP

March 19, 2022

Notably, very few birds.

Randy and Beth