Climate Events

Feb
3

Global Warming Commission Meets

February 3, 2023


King tide swamps Youngs Bay.
King tide swamps Youngs Bay./Photo by John Bauer.

The Oregon Global Warming Commission will meet Friday, February 3. The public meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. online.

At this meeting, the Commission will finalize the recommendations for the Roadmap to 2035.

The agenda and meeting...

Feb
9

Lecture on Climate and Fish Distribution

February 9, 2023, Newport

Spawning salmon. /Photo by Michel Roggo/NPL/Minden Pictures
Spawning salmon. /Photo by Michel Roggo/NPL/Minden Pictures

As part of the ongoing Research Seminars series, the Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) will host Lorenzo Ciannelli, principal investigator in the Fisheries Oceanography Lab at Oregon State University, to discuss his research on...

Past Events

Feb
2

Climate Change and Oregon's Rocky Shores

February 2, 2023, Newport

Tidepool life.\Photo courtesy of ODFW.

The Midcoast Watersheds Council will hold its first in-person community meeting (remote option available) on Thursday, Feb. 2, at 6:30 p.m.

This month's featured guest is Dr. Bruce Menge, who will share his work on long-term ecological research and how...

Jan
27

Big Blue Film Fest

January 27, 2023, Newport

Yaquina Bay bridge. /Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.
Yaquina Bay bridge. /Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.

On Friday Jan. 27 and Saturday Jan. 28 the Hatfield Marine Science Center will host the Big Blue Film Fest. The event will primarily take place in the Gladys Valley Marine Studies Building Auditorium (2030 SE Marine Science Dr....

Jan
19

Lecture on Marine Heatwave Effects on Fish

January 19, 2023, Newport

Pacific cod with a satellite tag. /Photo courtesy of NOAA
Pacific cod with a satellite tag. /Photo courtesy of NOAA

As part of the ongoing Research Seminars series, the Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) will host Zoe Almeida, a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station, part of Oregon State University’s Hatfield...

Jan
10

Webinar on Sea Stars and Climate

January 10, 2023

Zechariah Meunier in the field. /Photo courtesy of Cape Perpetua Collaborative.
Zechariah Meunier in the field. /Photo courtesy of Cape Perpetua Collaborative.

The Cape Perpetua Collaborative is hosting a series of webinars called "Young Scientists and Wave Makers" to highlight students and early career professionals conducting meaningful conservation research. The next...

Jan
8

Ocean Acidification Day of Action

January 8, 2023

Ocean Acidification Day of Action poster. /Courtesy of The Ocean Foundation
Ocean Acidification Day of Action poster. /Courtesy of The Ocean Foundation

"In 2018, The Ocean Foundation launched its Waves of Change campaign to raise awareness of the issue of ocean acidification, culminating with the inaugural Ocean Acidification Day of Action on the 8th of January...

Jan
5

Lecture on the Effects of Ocean Acidification

January 5, 2023, Newport

Oregon pink shrimp. /Photo courtesy of ODFW.
Oregon pink shrimp. /Photo courtesy of ODFW.

As part of the ongoing Research Seminars series, the Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) will host George Waldbusser, a professor in the College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences at Oregon State University, to discuss his work on ocean...

Dec
16

Global Warming Commission Meets

December 16, 2022

King tide at Coquille.
King Tide at Coquille.\Photo by Alex Derr.

The Oregon Global Warming Commission will meet Friday, December 16. The public meeting will be held from noon to 4 p.m. online.

At this meeting, the Commission will discuss the TIGHGER action scenarios, evaluation criteria scoring results, and how...

Dec
15

Lecture on Monitoring Marine Energy Converters

December 15, 2022, Newport

Environmental monitoring technologies for studying Triton Field Trials stressor research topics. /Illustration by Stephanie King
Environmental monitoring technologies for studying Triton Field Trials stressor research topics. /Illustration by Stephanie King

As part of the ongoing Research Seminars series, the Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) will host Joe Haxel, the principal investigator of the Triton Initiative...

Dec
15

Webinar on Power, Water, and Indigeneity

December 15, 2022

King Tides flooding the Yaquina river dock. /Photo by Greg Henton.
King Tides flooding the Yaquina river dock. /Photo by Greg Henton.

On Thursday, Dec. 15, the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) and the US Corps of Army Engineers San Francisco District are hosting an indigenous-led webinar about flood risk management and community...