Mile 333 Report
October 26, 2009
Other Mile 333 Reports (13)
July 14, 2019 - Merce and MichaelCame across these 2 mystery egg cases this morning.
March 8, 2019 - Merce and MichaelCame across a few patches of what look like Market Squid egg cases, the first we've seen on the Oregon coast.Jean just sent this link about them: https://aquarium.org/market-squid-eggs/ Thanks, Jean.
February 17, 2019 - Merce and MichaelLots of people and dogs on a bright sunny day. The people and dogs are possibly why we saw far fewer birds than usual.
November 19, 2018 - Merce and MichaelThere was half a butchered elk rib cage in the parking area when we arrived which, quite oddly, was gone when we got back after the Mile. Another full butchered elk rib cage was alongside the dirt...
May 8, 2017 - srhoadsBeautiful day. Thin wrack line, medium size continuous woody debris, human built wood "monuments." Not much mico plastics, mostly large peices. One truck doing donuts. One man fishing and a couple...
June 20, 2012 - leftbaseMile 333 is a comparatively remote stretch of beach, bordered by Camp Rilea. There were more people there, and more significant pieces of debris and plastic than I've seen in past visits. A day or...
May 15, 2012 - leftbaseWe picked up about three bags of mostly plastic debris. Compared to our last visit, this section of beach was notably clearer of washed up items of any kind.
February 5, 2012 - leftbaseThis was a first visit for us, virtually all of the driftline was composed of driftwood. We concentrated on plastic debris, and collected a couple of sacks that amounted to about foty five or fifty...
March 7, 2010 - jmfinkWe were the only ones walking on the beach today although there were several vehicles driving. There was some clam digging going on farther south of mile 333. There was quite a bit of driftwood...
December 13, 2009 - jmfinkAs usual, there was very little human activity on this stretch of beach. The access road has been under water, but because of recent cold and dry weather, we were able to walk to the beach. There...
November 11, 2009 - croegnerVeterans Day. I hiked the mile between squalls. Steady south wind and scuttling clouds; wide band of breakers with
November 29, 2007 - SimonetalNo one on this very clean beach today.
March 3, 2007 - SimonetalCamp Rilea Military had beach access closed due to firing range activities. Has been closed all day, with closure scheduled to end at dusk. This closure is a common occurrence at this beach,...