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The most unusual factor was the extreme low tide (-2.4). Usually, a lot of people are on the beach at such times, but not today. I did not find one bird carcass in my short "mile" and that seemed unusual, based on past experience. the beach was very clean, with a minimal amount of litter. Perhaps the extreme high tides of last week swept everything away.Most of the fishing boats were on their trailers on the dock; probably due to reduced fishing at this time and the low tide when they could not be launched.

Conditions

Temperature: 60 F. Cloud Cover: Partly Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: -2.4 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 5. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 1. Other Activities: 3 on dock; 1 cutting grass above beach.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 20.

Driftline Content

Land-based debris (picnics, etc.), Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces.

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