Report Details

The beach was extremely clean with almost no litter (1 soda pop can, 2 bottle caps). Charred wood, remainders of beach fires, were evident but had not been near piles of driftwood, so were apparently extinguished easily and completely.There was not as much natural material in the wrack lines as sometimes occurs.

Conditions

Temperature: 70 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Tide Level: 3.7 feet.

Human Activities

Number of people: 22. Number of dogs: 4. Walking or running: 7. Sitting: 1. Fishing: 1. Other Activities: 10 working on dock; 3 tourists milling around on dock. 3 other vehicles were motorcycles, apparently belonging to tourists. Though it was a gorgeous day at the beach, it was very quiet and visitors were few.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 34.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 4. 1 pelagic cormorant; 3 too dessicated to be identified (parts missing)

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Shells, 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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Mile 49

May 13, 2023

All was quiet on the beaches.

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Mile 49

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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Mile 49

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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