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Landslides Build Beaches  
 
Landslides are part of our shoreline. Many of our favorite beaches are built of sand and gravel delivered to the shore by erosion and landslides -- Discovery Park, Point Wilson, Dungeness, Semiahmoo Spit, and Tolmie State Park to name a few.
Eroding bluffs near Dungeness Spit
 
Eroding bluffs and beach