Whenever the lugworms occur… their prodigious toil leavens and renews the beaches and keeps the amount of decaying organic matter in proper balance.

Rachel Carson, The Edge of the Sea

High 6:12am   Low 11:36am   High 6:33pm   Low 11:47pm

Dry with bright spells, possible showers. Light winds, onshore near the coast – day max 18° –  offshore,  WNW

 A flotilla of ten or so Eider ducks milling close to shore