Report Details

On this edge-of-autumn afternoon the sea was calm, the beach quite clean with few footprints.Business-as-usual was going on at the dock (fishing boats returning for the night)and people who work at the dock were doing their jobs.

Conditions

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

Human Activities

Number of people: 12. Number of dogs: 3. Walking or running: 1. Other Activities: 11 working on dock or visiting restaurant there. Beaches were mostly empty; the majority of people I saw were on the dock or on boats being hoisted to the trailers on the dock.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 32.

Notable Wildlife

birds, mostly gullsWhales were spouting off shore.Lots of piles of kelp on the beach

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Shells, Small rocks, Wood pieces. Small pieces of broken plastic

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