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Temperature: 55 F. Cloud Cover: Foggy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 3.4 feet.

Human Activities

Other Activities: footprints indicate some beach walkers.


Litter, Climbing bluffs/seastacks

Notable Wildlife


Stranded Marine Mammals

Total stranded mammals: 1. dead juvenile sea lion

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

several dead jellyfish

Driftline Content

Small rocks, Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces, Marine debris (plastic, styrofoam, etc. washing in from the sea), Styrofoam, Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.).

New Development

Steps down bluff, Bluff development, Drainage pipes.

Man-made Modifications

area where many bluff trees pushed over bluff edge

Natural Changes

Landslides/major boulder falls, Major cracks appearing in bluffs, Newly exposed roots/trees falling, Visible retreat of solid bluff.

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All Mile 35 Reports

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Mile 35

July 14, 2023

We saw nothing of note, just continuance of erosive factors and revelations of not-recent human efforts to hold back same.

Mile 35

July 18, 2020

Mile 35

December 23, 2019

The beach was relatively clean of natural and organic material, driftwood included.

Mile 35

November 18, 2019


Mile 35

July 4, 2014

Dead Stellar Sea Lion at the water edge with 3 GSW .


Mile 35

May 16, 2014

Debris found at the end of my mile 35 next to the Ophir Rest Area.


decorative elemnt for a coastwatch report.

Mile 35

September 9, 2013

Blue Whale spotted from first small view point just north of Nesika Beach about 200 ft off the shore.


Mile 35

July 27, 2013

A very large sea lion is decomposing right in front of the the rest area on the beach.