Mile 316 Report

June 13, 2017
by newton

Location:
Clatsop
Ecola Point, Bald Point
Conditions:
Tuesday 9:45 AM
54° F
Tide Level:
-0.4 ft
Humans / Pets:
People:
7
Dogs:
1
Activities:
Walking / Running:
2
Tidepooling:
3
Fishing:
2
Concerns:
Disturbances:
Vehicles:
Activity Comments:
Notable Wildlife:
Dead Birds:
Total:
0
Signs of oil:
0
Entanglement:
0
Stranded:
Total:
0
Fish & Invertebrates:
Driftline:
Wood pieces
New Development:
Modifications:
Natural Changes:
Visible retreat of solid bluff
Comments:
Summary:

Counted 8 large sea stars and found 3 juvenille sea stars around Ecola Point

Lots of mussells, barnacles, chitons and anemones

2 black oystercatchers and possible one juvenille oystercatcher on the cliffside at Ecola Point.

 

  • Ecola Point
    June 13, 2017
  • One of a few caves at Ecola Point, two weeks prior they were still rocky now filled with sand.
    Ecola Point north of old viewing deck that is slowly sliding onto beach
  • One of many good tidepools out at Ecola Point.
    At a minus tide walk north on Crescent Beach to Ecola Point
    June 13, 2017
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June 9, 2021 - tabeag
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May 22, 2021 - tabeag
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