Climate Events

Sep
20

Global Climate Strike

September 20, 2019

King tide floods the Coquille Valley, a preview of sea level rise with climate change.\Photo by Alex Derr.

A massive global “climate strike” on Friday, Sept. 20, will seek to draw attention to the urgency of the climate crisis and the need for action.  Events will be happening all over the...

Sep
24

Meeting on Coping with Climate Change

September 24, 2019, Waldport

Alsea Bay entrance and Waldport's downtown to the right.\Photo by Alex Derr.

Local citizens concerned about the coming effects of climate change have organized a meeting to discuss how to mitigate such changes in Waldport.  The event, free and open to all, will take place on Tuesday, Sept....

Past Events

Dec
16

Talk on Climate Change and Forests

December 16, 2016, Brookings

Redwood bark. Photo by Dennis White.
Redwood bark. Photo by Dennis White.

Dominick DellaSala, president and chief scientist at the Geos Institute, based in Ashland, will give a presentation about climate change and temperate rainforests, with a focus on the redwoods of the southern coast, on Friday, December 16, 2016.  Dr....

Dec
13

Rising Seas Summit

December 13, 2016 - December 15, 2016, New Orleans

King Tide threatens Highway 101 at Waldport. Photo by Roy Lowe.
King Tide threatens Highway 101 at Waldport. Photo by Roy Lowe.

Sponsored by the Association of Climate Change Officers, this conference brings together elected officials, state and federal agency leaders, scientific experts and other professionals to discuss the interrelationships between...