Desolate Beachscape

Standing at the water’s edge during low tide, looking back to the southeast towards Fields Landing and the entrance to Humboldt Bay.

samoa peninsula industrial
#1 in a series of postcard-type photoshop creations depicting Humboldt County, Ca

The north spit of Humboldt Bay has a rich industrial history dating back to the 1850s. Today a massive cleanup is under way targeting primarily the old pulp mill depicted in the center of the photo.