Report Details

Everything looked normal.  The only thing unusual was the lack of marine debris.  Typically, there's lots of plastic.Heavy-duty work continued on the So. Columbia River Jetty (see photo). 

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NE. Tide Level: -0.8 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 10. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 10.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 4. Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 2.

Notable Wildlife

None

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Wood pieces. Much less debris found on the beach compared to the winter. Same thing last month.

Natural Changes

Newly exposed cobbles on the beach. See the photol.

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Mile 339

February 19, 2024

Nothing unusual except for increased amount of marine debris. Would be good to see the photos I downloaded.

John Joyce

Mile 339

January 19, 2024

Dead sea lion, an eagle, and noticeable retreat of dunes due to wave erosion.

Ed Joyce

Mile 339

December 21, 2023

Lots of erosion.

Ed Joyce

Mile 339

August 18, 2023

Nothing new to report.

edjoyce

Mile 339

July 12, 2023

Dunes have taken on summer profile and many dead crabs.

edjoyce

Mile 339

March 15, 2023

Steep dunes typical for winter.

edjoyce

Mile 339

January 17, 2023

Lots of erosion and dune retreat.

edjoyce

Mile 339

December 19, 2022

Dunes have taken on the typical winter shapes: steep with obvious erosion and retreat.

edjoyce