CoastWatch Events

Events of interest to CoastWatchers, sponsored by various organizations. Events that are sponsored or featured by Oregon Shores are highlighted.

CoastWatch intertidal field trip.  Photo by Alex Derr.
CoastWatch intertidal field trip. Photo by Alex Derr.
Nov
17

Land-Sea Symposium

November 17, 2022, Yachats

North boundary of Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve. /Photo courtesy of Oregon Marine Reserves Flickr
North boundary of Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve. /Photo courtesy of Oregon Marine Reserves Flickr

The Cape Perpetua Land-Sea Symposium will be resuming as an in-person event for its 10th annual celebration this year. The event will take place at the Yachats Commons (441 U.S. 101, Yachats) on...

Past Events

Sep
17

Beach and River Cleanup

September 17, 2022

Beach cleanup volunteers /photo courtesy of SOLVE
Beach cleanup volunteers /photo courtesy of SOLVE

SOLVE is hosting a statewide beach and river cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 17, in partnership with the Oregon Lottery. Volunteers are encouraged to join a SOLVE-sponsored project in whatever location is most accessible, all of which are listed ...

Sep
11

Virtual Beached Bird Survey Training

September 11, 2022

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

On Sunday, Sep. 11, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., COASST (the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team) will conduct a virtual COASSTLite! introductory training session for anyone interested in participating in their...

Aug
31

Thesis Defense Re: Hybrid Beachgrass

August 31, 2022

Rebecca Mostow.
Rebecca Mostow.

CoastWatch has been involved for the past several years in aiding the search for a new, hybrid beachgrass on the Oregon coast.  Oregon State University graduate student Rebeca Mostow has been studying this new offspring of the two types of invasive beachgrass and...

Aug
28

Tidepool Ambassador Tour

August 28, 2022, Florence

ea star and anemones\Photo by Victoria Tierney.
ea star and anemones\Photo by Victoria Tierney.

Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve Collaborative is offering free, small-group tours with a Tidepool Ambassador Guide during the lowest tides of the summer. Tours will last one hour, guests are encouraged to continue exploring the reserve on their...