Report Details

Parked at the Lower Four Mile BLM parking area and took the trail to New River. There were about a dozen geese and a couple of swans feeding in the river. Waded the river, there must be a breech down south. The water was about knee deep. Animal casings, kelp/algae and ocean-based debris in driftline. Three dead immature gulls. Low human impact (0).

Conditions

Temperature: 65 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: SW. Tide Level: 3.0 feet.

Beached Birds

Total dead birds: 3. Young seagulls probably caught in the surf.

Driftline Content

Seaweeds and seagrass, Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt), Ocean-based debris (from fishing boats, ship trash, etc.).

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Mile 94

May 1, 2016

Accessed mile by rowing down Fourmile Creek and beaching on west side of New River.

John Hull

Mile 94

March 13, 2014

Dead lamb and salmon on the beach.

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Mile 94

November 23, 2013

More people than we have ever seen on a beach walk before, two fishermen in small powered boat on new River, one fisherman walking, and what appeared to be a family of three walking South along the West Bank of the New River.

John Hull

Mile 94

June 19, 2013

Warm day, beach wide and fairly flat, pretty clean with occasional kelp, few jellies, dozens of crab carapaces, a few broken Sand Dollars, feathers, and some other crab parts.

John Hull

Mile 94

November 4, 2012

Saw pelican with injured wing walking on beach and a dead baby sealion and three dead birds (just partial carcasses).

John Hull

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Mile 94

April 5, 2012

Once again no people nor signs of people.

John Hull

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Mile 94

October 18, 2011

Beach sand and wet sand very clean.

John Hull

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Mile 94

September 19, 2011

Beach was very clean.

H Witschi