Report Details

We have had rain off and on; no big storm. But, even so, the sand patterns change on the beach.As I walked the day that started with rain was changing to a warm, sunny late afternoon. Very pleasant.Large piles of bull kelp on some areas of the beach.

Conditions

Temperature: 70 F. Cloud Cover: Cloudy. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 2.0 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 9. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 5. Other Activities: working on dock.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 20.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 24. 19 appeared to be common murres 3 were quite old, not identifiable 2 were larger than murres with thicker bills

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Wood pieces.

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November 24, 2023

Never seen so many dead birds on this small beach.

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August 18, 2023

Signs of fairly recent bonfires, about 4-6 different piles.

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May 13, 2023

All was quiet on the beaches.

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March 11, 2023

During a brief respite from rain, I found the Port busy withdrawing a boat from the harbor.

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Mile 49

November 18, 2022

A quiet, sunny day on the beach.

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August 20, 2022

It was a gorgeous day to be on the beach.

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May 4, 2022

The beach was very clean, no real wrack line.

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December 31, 2021

The beach was very clean.

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