Featured Events

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

May
27

Eelgrass Webinar

May 27, 2021

Oregon Shores is in the early stages of a special project to work on better protection for eelgrass habitat in Oregon estuaries.  As a first step in this effort, we have just developed a “white paper” on eelgrass protection, which encompasses...

May
28

CoastWatch Field Trip

May 28, 2021, Seal Rock

CoastWatch is beginning to offer in-person beachwalks and field trainings again.  Our citizen science trainer, Fawn Custer, will meet people—CoastWatchers and other interested in learning about the program—on the beach at Seal Rock for a tidepool...

May
29

Training for Beachgrass Survey

May 29, 2021, Hammond

Hybrid beachgrass in flower.\Photo by Rebecca Mostow.

CoastWatch cooperates with Oregon State University scientists conducting a survey for a new, hybrid beachgrass spreading on the northern Oregon coast.  We have held volunteer trainings for this citizen science project online during the...

Jun
1

Tidepool Field Trip

June 1, 2021, Otter Rock

At long last, CoastWatch is beginning to offer beachwalks and field trainings.  Our citizen science trainer, Fawn Custer, will meet people—CoastWatchers and others—on the beach at Otter Rock for a tidepool exploration on Tuesday, June 1, at 10...

Jun
1

CoastWatch Guests with SEA

June 1, 2021

Bandon shoreline.\Photo by Steve Garrett.

Jesse Jones, CoastWatch’s volunteer coordinator, will be a featured speaker during a special event hosted by Bandon’s Shoreline Education for Awareness (SEA), on Tuesday, June 1, beginning at 6 p.m.

Jesse will discuss how CoastWatch volunteers can...

Jun
16

Marine Debris Survey Training

June 16, 2021, Hammond,

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 board member Ed...

Jul
14

Marine Debris Survey Training

July 14, 2021, Hammond

Marine debris survey in progress at Fort Stevens.\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, headed by Oregon Shores...

Aug
18

Marine Debris Survey Training

August 18, 2021, Hammond

 

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 board member Ed Joyce,...
Sep
15

Marine Debris Survey Training

September 15, 2021, Hammond

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 board member Ed...