A new kind of sea weed has been found along a Southern California beach.
KEYT-TV reports marijuana has been washing ashore on Santa Barbara's West Beach.
The station says a viewer made them aware of social media video showing two men collecting pot buds among drift material in the surf line between Sea Landing and Stearns Wharf on April 7.
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The Harbor Patrol first learned of the situation on March 31 when a dredge company called to report seeing what looked like marijuana floating in the water.
Harbor Patrol Supervisor Erik Engberetson says some of the marijuana was picked up and disposed of.