The dunes have decided to wage war on these which are at the edge of the planting. This is one way to see the tops of the trees without climbing the tree - just climb a dune instead.
Wilding pines self seeding in the pine forest.
the commonest tree out here
The clusters of three needles are consistent with
P. radiate, but not e.g. pinaster, which has two needles.
The Monterey Pine, Pinus radiata, family Pinaceae, also known as the Insignis Pine or Radiata Pine is a species of pine native to the Central Coast of California and Mexico (Guadalupe Island and Cedros island).