Lakeside beach adventures

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The lighter green grass is called Marram grass and is what holds the sand dunes together with their roots, keeping them from blowing away in storms and moving inland.   DSC01684_20150726DSC01689_20150726

More Marram grass.  It’s too fragile to walk on so we walk around it.

 

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Leg sand cast. It was quite comfy!
Leg sand cast. It was quite comfy!
Season of the jellyfish
Season of the jellyfish
Stranded jellyfish
Stranded jellyfish
Gulls waiting for fish to swim toward their beaks at the mouth of a creek flowing into the ocean from a lake nearby.
Gulls waiting for fish to swim toward them at the mouth of a creek flowing from a lake nearby.
A shallow area I waded to ankle deep and felt the little waves splooshing by. The water was quite warm.
A shallow area I waded to ankle deep and felt the little waves splooshing by. The water was quite warm.
I was mesmerized by the light playing in the passing waves
I was mesmerized by the light playing in the passing waves

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Thank you Sun!  That was fun!