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Beautiful day with the Sole Pursuits group talking about Fishtracker and the Redfish Rocks Community Team. Nice weather for walking and talking. A bunch of Kelp and seaweed had washed in from large storm surf early in the month. There was all kinds of critters still living in the washed up habitat.

Conditions

Temperature: 67 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: N. Tide Level: 3.5 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 20. Walking or running: 22. Photography: 3. Folks enjoying a SOLE Pursuits hike with interpretive presentations from Fishtracker and the Redfish Rocks Community Team.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 7.

Notable Wildlife

A few seals, 1 whale and different shorebirds, nothing in huge abundances

Dead Fish or Invertebrates

1 Irish Lord

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.), Shells, Small rocks, Styrofoam. lots of big Chitons

Natural Changes

Newly exposed roots/trees falling, Visible retreat of solid bluff.

Actions & Comments

A ton of kelp washed up on the beach with lots of critters mixed in from large storm surf activity early in the month.

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August 11, 2016

Just another great day on the beach with good people.

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May 12, 2016

It was a very normal day down on the beach.

Redfish Rocks Community Team

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November 12, 2015

It was a beautiful day on the beach!

Redfish Rocks Community Team

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July 10, 2015

A few dead animals and many live ones!

Redfish Rocks Community Team

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May 14, 2015

Overall, it was a great day on the beach.

Redfish Rocks Community Team

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February 13, 2015

It is AMAZING the amount of sand that has been removed (naturally) by scouring.

Redfish Rocks Community Team

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February 10, 2014

This trip to the beach proved to be very interesting.

Redfish Rocks Community Team

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August 14, 2013

How the beach does change!

Redfish Rocks Community Team