Featured Events

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

Jan
27

Panel Discussion of Forest Accord

January 27, 2022

COASST beached bird survey volunteers at work.\Photo by Melissa Keyser.

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City and Oregon Wild invite you to a webinar about Oregon’s new Private Forest Accord, “A Watershed Moment for the Future of Oregon’s Forests,” taking place online on Thursday, Jan 27,...

Feb
7

King Tides Presentation

February 7, 2022

Photographer captures a shot of a recent king tide at Shore Acres.\Photo by Josh Harlukowicz.

CoastWatch Volunteer Coordinator Jesse Jones will make an online presentation to the Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators (NAME) on the subject of the King Tides Project on Monday, Feb. 7, at 6:30...

Feb
9

Marine Debris Survey Training

February 9, 2022, Hammond

Marine debris survey in action 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...

Feb
15

Webinar on Reducing Plastic Pollution

February 15, 2022

Marine debris, including the particularly dangerous styrofoam.\Photo courtesy of Surfrider.

Marine debris is of keen concern to CoastWatchers, and everyone else who cares about the ocean and the shore.  Oregon Shores supports the goal of reducing plastic pollution—the primary component of...

Mar
9

Marine Debris Survey Training

March 9, 2022, Hammond

Marine debris survey in progress at Fort Stevens.
Marine debris survey in progress at Fort Stevens.

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...

Apr
2

Tidepool ‘Explorience’

April 2, 2022, Lincoln City

awn Custer leading a tidepool "explorience."\Photo by Alex Derr.

Join CoastWatch for a “tidepool clinic” in Lincoln City on Saturday, April 2, beginning at 8:00 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 pandemic,...

Apr
19

Tidepool Clinic

April 19, 2022, Lincoln City

Fawn Custer leading a Lincoln City tidepool clinic, pre-pandemic.\Photo by Dennis White.

Join CoastWatch for a “tidepool explorience” in Lincoln City on Tuesday, April 19, 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...

Apr
21

Tidepool Clinic

April 21, 2022, Lincoln City

Fawn Custer, teaching tidepools.\Photo by Alex Derr.

Join CoastWatch for a “tidepool explorience” in Lincoln City on Thursday, April 21, beginning at 10:30 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 pandemic, CoastWatch...