Featured Events

Events sponsored or engaged in by Oregon Shores. The Full Coastal Calendar includes these along with relevant events sponsored by other organizations.

Jul
9

Hybrid Beachgrass Survey Training

July 9, 2022, Warrenton

A patch of the hybrid beachgrass.\Photo by Rebecca Mostow.
A patch of the hybrid beachgrass.\Photo by Rebecca Mostow.

The search continues for the new hybrid beachgrass that is spreading on the Oregon and Washington coasts. CoastWatch volunteers are helping researchers at Oregon State University map the range of the new hybrid, the offspring of two...

Jul
13

Marine Debris Survey Training

July 13, 2022, Hammond

 

 

Marine debris survey training.
Marine debris survey training in progress.\Photo by Dennis White.

One of the locations at which CoastWatch conducts our marine debris survey is at Fort Stevens State Park, just south of the Columbia’s South Jetty.  More volunteers are needed to fill out the team, headed by Oregon Shores...

Jul
17

Tidepool Clinic

July 17, 2022, Lincoln City

Fawn Custer leading an earlier tidepool "explorience."\Photo by Alex Derr.

Join CoastWatch for a “tidepool explorience” in Lincoln City on Sunday, July 17, beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Meet at the N.W. 15th St. beach access.  The free event is open to all. 

After a two-year hiatus due to the...

Jul
28

Webinar on Protecting Coos Bay

July 28, 2022

 

Upper Coos Bay from Millicoma Marsh.
Upper Coos Bay from Millicoma Marsh\Photo by Alexa Carleton.
Oregon Shores and fellow conservation groups are co-sponsoring a series of webinars that provide background on the Coos Bay estuary and its natural and human communities, to prepare citizens to engage in many issues coming up that...
Aug
10

Marine Debris Survey Training

August 10, 2022, Hammond

 

 

Marine debris survey in progress at Fort Stevens.
Marine debris survey in progress at Fort Stevens.\Photo by Jesse Jones.

One of the locations at which CoastWatch conducts our marine debris survey is at Fort Stevens State Park, just south of the Columbia’s South Jetty.  More volunteers are needed to fill out the team, headed by Oregon...

Sep
14

Marine Debris Survey Training

September 14, 2022, Hammond

 

 

Marine debris survey at Fort Stevens.
Marine debris survey at Fort Stevens.\Photo by Angela Whitlock.

One of the locations at which CoastWatch conducts our marine debris survey is at Fort Stevens State Park, just south of the Columbia’s South Jetty.  More volunteers are needed to fill out the team, headed by Oregon Shores...