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Exhibit 29

Shorebirds at Torrance Beach


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November 11, 2015, mid afternoon, Willets or Marbled Godwits (?)


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Area observed for shore birds. Approx. Length: 1/2 mile (900 Meters or 2,900 feet)


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November 11, 2015, afternoon - looking north from southern end of the study area.


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November 04, 2015, afternoon - looking north. Black Turnstones (?)


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November 17, 2015, afternoon - Whimbrel (?)


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November 11, 2015, afternoon - Snowy Plover (?)


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November 17, 2015, 3pm - Willet (?)


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November 17, 2015, 3pm - Plastic integrated into Torrance Beach. Just two photos of plastic on the beach presented here.


November 11, 2015, afternoon


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1984 Shore Protection Manual, Volumne 2, United States Army, Corps of Engineers; Coastal Engineering Research Center