Mile 28 Report

May 1, 2007
by themermaidscholar

Location:
Curry
Gold Beach Fairgrounds, airport, Rogue River South Jetty
Conditions:
Tuesday 1:00 PM
Rain
Wind:
Strong from the W
Humans / Pets:
People:
1
Dogs:
0
Activities:
in vehicle on beach
Concerns:
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Cars/Trucks on beach, allowed:
1
Activity Comments:
About 15 trucks at the jetty (but not at the beach access point)
Notable Wildlife:
Seagulls, crows, cormorants, seals
Dead Birds:
Total:
0
Stranded:
Total:
0
Fish & Invertebrates:
Driftline:
Styrofoam·Wood pieces
net ropes, 1 tire, 2 driftwood built forts
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
Comments:
Net rope still there from last observation in January.
Summary:
Storm approaching. Cold wind blowing hard. Seals playing in the surf.
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2018

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2017

December 25, 2017 - AzaleaLane
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2013

April 23, 2013 - Shorething
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