Featured Events

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

Dec
3

Webinar on Rocky Intertidal Habitats

December 3, 2020

Coastal ecologist Silke Bachhuber in the field.

CoastWatch and Oregon Shores are offering a webinar on basic rocky shore ecology, with a focus on the south coast, including Cape Arago.  The webinar, “Exploring Oregon’s Rocky Intertidal Habitats,” featuring coastal ecologists Zechariah...

Dec
13

King Tide Project, Second Series

December 13, 2020

From the King Tides archives--a January, 2020 king tide at Cape Kiwanda.\Photo by Day Tooley.

The second round of the 2020-2021 King Tides Project, through which volunteer photographers document the highest tides of the year, takes place Dec. 13-15, 2020. (The final high tide series which...

Dec
16

Marine Debris Survey Training

December 16, 2020, Hammond

 

Angela Whitlock (left) assists a student with the marine debris survey.\Photo by Ed Joyce.
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,...
Jan
7

Talks on Climate, Beaches, and Dunes

January 7, 2021

King tide threatens Rockaway Beach.\Photo by Lawrence Soto.

The final round of this winter’s King Tides Project is coming up Jan. 11-13.  To provide some context for this effort by volunteer photographers to document the reach of the year’s highest tides, three of the Northwest’s leading...

Jan
11

King Tide Project, Third Series

January 11, 2021

King tide in January, 2020, at Del Rey Beach access in Clatsop County.\Photo by Jim Stewart.

The final round of the 2020-2021 King Tides Project, through which volunteer photographers document the highest tides of the year, takes place Jan. 11-13, 2021. The project reveals areas currently...